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The growing role of contract farming in agri-food systems development: drivers, theory and practice


This paper reviews the changes in agri-food systems that are leading to tighter coordination of supply chains and discusses the theoretical basis for contract farming as a chain governance strategy.

Subject:
      Contract farming
AGS main series:
  Agricultural Management, Marketing and Finance Working Documents
Author:
  Carlos Arthur B. da Silva
Publisher:
  FAO
Issue Number:
  9
Year:
  2005
Language:
  English
URL (link to the individual doc/info):
  ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/010/ah924e/ah924e00.pdf
File:
   AGSF_WD_9.pdf