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DEVELOPMENT: Agricultural Subsidies Lock-In Coffee Farmers - Report
Agricultural Subsidies Lock-In Coffee Farmers ... DEVELOPMENT: Agricultural Subsidies Lock-In Coffee Farmers - Report IPS Inter Press Service March 11, 2004 Emad Mekay DEVELOPMENT: Agricultural Subsidies ...
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Conclusion - Can China feed itself?
In the West, this often takes the form of agricultural subsidies, price regulation or production quotas. Under China's current grain procurement system the state ... will be needed. Soil degradation exists, but often outside cultivated areas. Its effect on agricultural productivity can also be reduced by adequate management and conservation measures - as indicated by ...
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MA Desertification Synthesis
As well, inappropriate economic policies, including agricultural subsidies totalling US$ 300 billion in 2002, can contribute to desertification. “Studies have ... the problem of desertification effectively,” says Dr. Adeel. Effective policies and sustainable agricultural practices can reverse the decline of drylands. Chief among these are measures ...
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GREEN LIVING - Updated Daily!
ECONOMIC BANE OF MEAT AND DAIRY A Fresh Look at the Distribution of U.S. Agricultural Subsidies ECO-FRIENDLY YOGA PRODUCTS Yoga Practicioners Increasingly are Supporting Products Such as Non-PVC Mats ...
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About Us: Organic Consumers Association
American agriculture to at least 30% organic by the year 2015, including major reforms in agricultural subsidies and appropriations to help family farmers make the transition to organic, develop local and regional ...
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Delta Waterfowl - Advocacy Center
Swampbuster, a provision in the federal Farm Bill that applies to farmers who receive agricultural subsidies, becomes the only regulatory measure protecting small, duck-producing wetlands. "The Clean Water Act (CWA ...
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American Farmland Trust: Issues & Programs - Voices for Change - Sinton
AFT is working with federal lawmakers to encourage a shift in agricultural subsidies from commodity payments to supporting conservation on farms and ranches. “Most farmers and ranchers ...
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New Rules Project - Agriculture - Cutting Corporate Subsidies
Yet when agricultural payments are distributed, they are blind to the scale of farms. Consequently a small number of concentrated farms receive the lion's share of subsidies. Payments ... Local Markets Farmer's Markets University Support of Locally Grown Foods State Rules Agricultural Cooperatives Anti-Price Discrimination Laws Banning Corporate Ownership Biobased Products Ethanol and Biodiesel ...
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EJF: Subsidies and Cotton
Who gets subsidies and why? Research has found that at least eight countries ... issue of subsidies was brought to the centre stage of the World Trade Organization's (WTO) negotiations, when Benin, Burkina Faso, Chad and Mali presented a proposal to reduce agricultural exports subsidies and ...
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Greener Pastures: Reforming the Regulation of Agricultural Pollution (2007)
Regulation of Agricultural Pollution (2007) Previous Environment Probe Campaigns Next Greener Pastures: Reforming the Regulation of Agricultural Pollution (2007) Dear Friend: "Livestock are one ... agricultural industry with billions in subsidies and even giving it what amounts to a right to pollute. This is the subject of my new book, Greener Pastures: Decentralizing the Regulation of Agricultural ...
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