The continued cultivation of landraces by household farms in centers of domestication and diversity is considered to be an in situ means of conservation of crop genetic resources. However, because in situ conservation has continued into the present does not ensure that this de facto strategy for conserving crop genetic resources will continue into the future. Whether or not traditional varieties continue to be cultivated rests primarily on factors influencing the crop decisions of these household farms.
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Library ResourceConference Papers & ReportsDecember, 2006Turkey
Library ResourceConference Papers & ReportsMay, 2010Turkey
Farmers and consumers suspect that processing firms abuse their power in the milk marketingchain. We employ threshold autoregressive and moment threshold autoregressive tests and contrary toexpectations find evidence of a downward trend in UHT milk real price without a corresponding decline infarm-gate prices. The downward trend coincides with increased competition in the dairy industry and withthe growing market share of the formal sector at the expense of the informal sector.
Library ResourceConference Papers & ReportsDecember, 2015Turkey, Pakistan, Latvia
In agrarian economies like Pakistan, agriculture structure especially, pattern of ownership of land and size distribution are crucial indicator and principal form of wealth and political power. The present study represents an attempt to look in current structure of land holdings, land tenure, and land fragmentation by using Pakistan agriculture census report 2010. Opportunities and challenges faced by small farms in Pakistan are also discussed.
Library ResourceConference Papers & ReportsDecember, 2001India, Sri Lanka, Egypt, Turkey
Library ResourceConference Papers & ReportsDecember, 2001France, South Africa, Indonesia, Germany, Turkey, United States of America, Mexico, Australia
Library ResourceConference Papers & ReportsDecember, 2018Serbia, France, Lithuania, Turkey, Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Latvia, India, Kazakhstan, Romania, Czech Republic
The conference is aimed at dissemination of scientific research results, sharing of experience, improvement of foreign language and cross - cultural communication skills, and establishing of international contacts.
Library ResourceConference Papers & ReportsOctober, 2017Afghanistan, United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Ethiopia, India, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Oman, Pakistan, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Tunisia, Turkey, Uzbekistan, Yemen, Eastern Africa, Northern Africa, Southern Asia, Central Asia, Western Asia
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