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This article reviews the literature on contract farming (CF) in India and assesses the impact of smallholders’ perceived production risks on the adoption of CF; the impact of CF on smallholders’ food security; and its impact on employment generation in their farming enterprises. We also show the impact of the [...]
Organisation: IFPRI
Année de publication: 2018
En 2015, conscientes de la importancia de aumentar el conocimiento y la toma de conciencia sobre el sistema jurídico aplicable a las operaciones de agricultura por contrato, el Instituto Internacional de Unificación del Derecho Privado (UNIDROIT), la Organización de las Naciones Unidas para la Alimentación y la Agricultura (FAO) y [...]
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Année de publication: 2017
La presente Guía es obra de un Grupo de trabajo establecido por el UNIDROIT, que reunió a expertos jurídicos de prestigio internacional, a organizaciones multilaterales asociadas y a representantes de la comunidad agrícola y los agronegocios. En el proceso de elaboración del documento participaron representantes de las partes interesadas, funcionarios [...]
Organisation: FAO
Année de publication: 2017
In 2015, mindful of the importance of enhancing knowledge and awareness of the legal regime applicable to contract farming operations, the International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT), the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) released the [...]
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Année de publication: 2017
En 2015, conscients de l'importance de mieux faire connaître le régime juridique applicable aux opérations d'agriculture contractuelle, l'Institut international pour l'unification du droit privé (UNIDROIT), l'Organisation des Nations Unies pour l'alimentation et l'agriculture (FAO) et le Fonds international de développement agricole (FIDA) ont préparé un Guide juridique sur l'agriculture contractuelle [...]
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Année de publication: 2017
The focus in this paper is on two relatively large maize-based CF schemes with fixed input packages (Masara and Akate) and a number of smaller and more flexible CF schemes in a remote region in Ghana (Upper West). Results show that these schemes led to improved technology adoption and yield [...]
Organisation: IFPRI
Année de publication: 2017
Health-related incentives to reward effort or commitment are commonplace in many professional contracts throughout the world. Typically absent from small-scale agriculture in poor countries, such incentives may help overcome both health issues for remote rural families and supply issues for firms. Using a randomized control design, we investigate the impact [...]
Organisation: IFPRI
Année de publication: 2017
Interest in contract farming as a mechanism to coordinate linkages between farmers and agribusiness firms has grown considerably in the recent past, in large part because of the international trends towards tighter alignment in agrifood supply chains. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has been responding [...]
Organisation: FAO
Année de publication: 2017
This study was done with the objectives of understanding the contractual relations between buyers and small-scale growers in the tobacco industry in Malawi and the impact of contract farming on smallholder incomes. Cross-sectional data was collected from 211 contract and 109 non-contract smallholder burley tobacco farmers who sold tobacco in [...]
Organisation: IFPRI
Année de publication: 2017
This brief gives an overview of contract farming including the types of contract farming arrangement, its advantages and disadvantages. It shows, among others, why companies are interested in contracting with smallholders and the role of farmers organizations.
Organisation: CTA, Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (ACP-EU)
Année de publication: 2016