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Agro-industries for Development


The development of competitive agro-industries is crucial for creating employment and income opportunities as well as enhancing the quality of and demand for farm products. Agro-industries can have a real effect on international development by increasing economic growth and reducing poverty in both rural and urban areas of developing countries.

Subject:
  Food and agricultural industries,     Agro-industries sub-sector development
AGS main series:
  Other
Author:
  C. A. da Silva, D. Baker and A. W. Shepherd, FAO, Italy,
Publisher:
  CABI and FAO
Year:
  2009
URL (link to the individual doc/info):
  http://www.fao.org/docrep/013/i0157e/i0157e00.pdf