The Transformation of international agricultural research and development

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Agriculture -- Research -- Developing countries., Agriculture -- Technology transfer -- Developing countries., Agriculture -- Research -- United States., Agricultural development projects., Agricultural assistance, American., Agricultural extension work -- Developing countries., Agricultural experiment stations -- United States., Agriculture -- Research -- International coopera


Developing countries., United St

Statementedited by J. Lin Compton.
ContributionsCompton, J. Lin.
LC ClassificationsS542.3 .T72 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 237 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2051967M
ISBN 101555871461
LC Control Number88029728

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R.L. Phillips, in Encyclopedia of Agriculture and Food Systems, Support of Research and Development. Funding of agricultural research and development (R&D), both public and private, has decreased over the years. The success of the Green Revolution may have resulted in a complacent attitude among funding agencies.

The process of agricultural transformation From both historical and contemporary cross-section perspectives, the agricul- tural transformation seems to evolve through at least four phases that are roughly X For a very useful summary of the literature that documents the agricultural transformation process itself and also attempts to explain it in terms of the prevailing models of economic development.

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features of long-term development such as structural transformation and the relationship between agricultural and industrial growth. This paper takes a more disaggregated approach by emphasizing one aspect of techno-logical progress: the transformation of traditional agriculture.

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productivity in agriculture can be increased with structural change in agriculture, development of rural non -farm sector or migration to urban areas. Many countries fail to manage this transformation at an adequate rate and face political problems with low incomes of the agricultural.

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