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Tierra y Agricultura

Definition(s)

Definition variable, e.g.:
- farms “with a low asset base and operating in less than 2 hectares of cropland” (World Bank Rural Development Strategy, 2003);
- operating under structural constraints such as access to sub-optimal amounts of resources, technology and markets;
- limited resource endowment compared to those of other farmers in the sector (Dixon et al., 2004);
- struggle to be competitive (…) (Brooks et al., 2009). (Source: Defining small-scale food producers to monitor target 2.3 of the 2030 Agenda for sustainable development, FAO, 2017)

Jerarquía

Related terms:
family farming
peasant
smallholder

In other languages

English
small-scale farming
French
agriculture à petite échelle
Ruso
мелкомасштабное ведение сельского хозяйства
Chino, simplificado
小规模农业
Árabe
الزراعة الضيقة النطاق

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with agricultura en pequeña escala

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