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The food crisis and the changing nature of Scottish agricultural policy discourse
(Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2012)
Purpose – This chapter explores the way in which the food crisis of 2008 and issues of food security have impinged upon debates about agriculture and agricultural support in Scotland. Methodology/approach – Adopting a ...
Perceptions and vulnerability of farming households to climate change in three agro-ecological zones of Ghana
Climate-stressed agro-ecological zones pose significant challenges to vulnerable farming households. This study analyzes the differences in the perceptions of the farming households to climate change and assesses their ...
Off-farm work decisions of farm couples and land transfer choices in rural China
(Taylor & Francis, 2020-07-16)
Although previous studies have widely examined the association between off-farm work participation and land use behaviours of rural households, little attention has been paid to the effects of the joint off-farm work ...
Refining perception-based farmer typologies with the analysis of past census data
(Elsevier Ltd, 2012-11-15)
Perception-based typologies have been used to explore the decision making process of farmers and to inform policy design. These typologies have been criticised, however, for not fully capturing true farmer behaviour, and ...