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Research and Research Policy for the Poor

By Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

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Title: Research and Research Policy for the Poor  
Author: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
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Language: English
Subject: United Nations., Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. FAO agriculture series, Agriculture
Collections: United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization Collection
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Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations; Digitizer: Fao

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Agriculture Organization Of The United Nations, F. A. (n.d.). Research and Research Policy for the Poor. Retrieved from http://worldebookfair.com/


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Excerpt: Agricultural biotechnology holds enormous promise for addressing a range of technical challenges facing poor farmers in poor countries (Chapter 2). We know from the Green Revolution that agricultural research can stimulate sustainable economic growth in developing countries, but the paradigm for research and technology delivery that made the Green Revolution possible has broken down (Chapter 3). That system was explicitly designed to promote the development and international transfer of productivity-enhancing technologies to farmers in poor countries as free public goods. Global agricultural biotechnology research, by contrast, is dominated by the private sector, which focuses on crops and traits of importance for commercial farmers in large profi table markets.

 

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