The State of Food and Agriculture 1993 has been prepared by a team from the Policy Analysis Division led by F.L. Zegarra and comprising P.L. Iacoacci, G.E. Rossmiller, J. Skoet, K. Stamoulis and R. Stringer. Secretarial support was provided by S. Di Lorenzo and P. Di Santo; computer and statistical support was provided by T. Sadek, G. Arena and Z. Pinna.
Background papers for the World review were prepared by I.J. Bourke, P. D'Angelo, D.J. Doulman, G.V. Everett, R. Grainger, J. Green field, V. Menza, E.B. Riordan, R.B. Singh, S. Teodosijevic, P.A. Wardle.
Background papers for the Regional review were prepared by M. Burfisher, A. Buainain, O. Cismondi, N.J. Cochrane, D. Phiri, S. Pollack, P. Mudbhary, R. Kennedy, and K.E. Wädekin.
The special chapter, Water policies and agriculture, was prepared by R. Stringer, with contributions from I.H. Carruthers and R. Young.
The State of Food and Agriculture 1993 was edited by R. Tucker, the graphics were prepared by M. Cappucci and the layout by M. Criscuolo with C. Ciarlantini. The cover and illustrations were produced by Studio Page.