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Agriculture and Rural Areas Approaching the Twenty-First Century

Challenges for Agricultural Economics

by R. J. Hildreth

  • 378 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Iowa State Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agricultural innovations,
  • United States,
  • Agriculture,
  • Agricultural Economics,
  • Congresses,
  • Economic aspects,
  • Business/Economics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages565
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8026624M
    ISBN 100813800439
    ISBN 109780813800431

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Get this from a library. Agriculture and rural areas approaching the twenty-first century: challenges for agricultural economics. [R J Hildreth; American Agricultural Economics Association.;].

Rural people and communities continue to play important social, economic and environmental roles at a time in which societies are rapidly urbanizing, and the identities of local places are increasingly subsumed by flows of people, information and economic activity across global spaces/5(9).

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and inquires how agriculturalists should be preparing for the twenty­ first century in view of the internationalization of agriculture. Three topics will be addressed: (1) governmental support of production, (2) assistance provided by land grant colleges and universities, and (3) the agendas of agricultural support groups.

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