Contract farming for improving smallholder incomes: What can we learn from effectiveness studies?

Volume: 104, Pages: 46 - 64
Published: Apr 1, 2018
Abstract
Contract farming is a sales arrangement between a farmer and a firm, agreed before production begins, which provides the farmer with resources or services. Many governments and donors promote contract farming as part of agricultural development policies. However, there is serious concern whether smaller farmers can benefit from these arrangements. This paper presents the results of a systematic review that analysed the evidence in the literature...
Paper Details
Title
Contract farming for improving smallholder incomes: What can we learn from effectiveness studies?
Published Date
Apr 1, 2018
Volume
104
Pages
46 - 64
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