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Contract Farming

  • By: Bill Kte'pi
  • In: Green Food: An A-to-Z Guide
  • Edited by: Dustin Mulvaney & Paul Robbins
  • Subject:Environmental Technology, Policy & Management, Environmental Policy

Contract farming is farming under an agreement made between producers (farmers) and buyers. Rather than making all their decisions independently (albeit informed by the market and past observed behavior), as farmers did by default for thousands of years, in a ...

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