Promoting farmer entrepreneurship through producer organizations 
in Central and Eastern Europe

Institutions for rural development - 6



Promoting farmer entrepreneurship
through producer organizations
in Central and Eastern Europe

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Rome, 2006


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Table of contents

Part I   [875 Kb]

    Foreword
    Contents
    Summary

Part II   [922 Kb]

    Part 1: Issues
    A background to farmer enterpreneurship and agricultural cooperation in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE)
    Agricultural and rural cooperation
    Major areas of technical assistance needs
    Supporting the development of producer groups and farmer cooperatives

Part III   [525 Kb]

    Part 1: A Technical Assistance Case Study
    Development assistance to livestock farmer groups in the mountainous areas of the Sandzak region, Serbia

Part IV   [790 Kb]

    References and further reading

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