The Context of European Agriculture

  • Wyn Grant
Chapter
Part of the The European Union Series book series (EUS)

Abstract

This chapter sets the context for the analysis of European agriculture in particular countries in Chapter 2. It outlines the main features of European agriculture. It assesses the contribution of technology to the current and future shape of European agriculture. The role of the financial sector in facilitating change in agriculture is discussed. It reviews the main linkages of European agriculture with its supply industries and the food processing sector. European agriculture is placed within its global setting, and it is emphasised that agriculture is subsidised in almost all advanced industrial countries.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Wyn Grant 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • Wyn Grant

There are no affiliations available

Personalised recommendations