Conference Issues Paper 4 - Producers
February 29, 2008 |
Farmer innovation - Linking with modern agrifood markets
Market restructuring and modernization presents opportunities and threats for farmers and their organizations. Can small-scale producers and their organizations be partners in new business? This Issues Paper looks at evidence of how farmer innovation can achieve successful inclusion of the small-and family-scale farm in modern dynamic agrifood markets at national and regional levels.