56 Results for 'United Kingdom'

NPR – SUPPORTING FARMING FAMILIES THROUGH FCN, WITH PARTICULAR REFERENCE TO DEVON, ENGLAND

Abstract: Inspired by efforts in Europe and USA to help farming families under stress, FCN the UK Farm Crisis Network (now, since 2013, Farming Community Network) was launched in 1995. Existing organisations that nurtured it were the UK Agricultural Christian ...Read More

NPR – SUPPORTING FARMING FAMILIES THROUGH FCN, WITH PARTICULAR REFERENCE TO DEVON, ENGLAND

Abstract: This paper describes the development of Farm Business Advice over the last 45 years to the family farm businesses of the South West of England. It covers many aspects of Farm Management and their place in the structure and ...Read More

NPR – IT’S NOT ALL IN THE LAPTOP

The brief for this paper (contained in the title) is, of course, far too wide for one ½ hour session. However, it may be useful to try to summarise the critical messages of agricultural (applied) economics to the ‘real’ world ...Read More

PL3_Paper – What’s The Point Of (Agricultural) Economics?

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PL3_Pr – What’s The Point Of (Agricultural) Economics? (2mb)

An international forum and source of reference for those working in agricultural management and related activities, including social, economic and environmental aspects of food production and rural development. PP Presentation PDF

PL4_Pr – International Journal Of Agricultural Management (IJAM)

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PL5_Pr – Innovations For Sustainable Agriculture (1.8mb)

Public policy favoring the organization of agriculture through the farm family business has been a long held foundation of agricultural policy in the industrialize democracies. Much of this policy has been based upon an ideal typology that focuses upon the ...Read More

NPR- Intergenerational Farm Transfer Research: Policy Implications

The practice of Direct Drilling has become widely used during the past few decades as a means of conserving soil moisture and combating soil erosion. The most progress has been in the development of suitable large scale planting equipment designed ...Read More

NPR – Direct Drilling As A Tool In Conservation Agriculture For Small Farmers

Dramatic political changes in Poland and elsewhere in Eastern Europe during the 1980s, culminated in collapse of the Berlin Wall in November 1989. Following this, and EU accession in 2004, new opportunities opened for Poles and other East European citizens ...Read More

NPR- Poles Apart: Management Contributions, Lessons And Aspirations Of Poles And Other East Europeans Working In UK Agriculture

Keywords: migrant, labour, dairy