Essays about: "common agricultural policy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 59 essays containing the words common agricultural policy.

  1. 1. Multifunctional production systems in Brazil : Opportunities, barriers, and implementation

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekoteknik- och hållbart byggande

    Author : Sofia Jonson; [2020]
    Keywords : Lista:Multifunctional Production Systems; Multifunctionality; Biomass; Perennial crops; Multipurpose trees; Ecosystem services; Brazil;

    Abstract : As populations grow and the call for renewable energy increases, so does the demand for biomass. However, the sustainability of biomass production has been debated. Concerns involve both negative environmental impacts from agricultural production, as well as the effects of increased bioenergy use on food security. READ MORE

  2. 2. Analysis of automated monitoring for results-based agri-environmental schemes : a case study in Baden-Württemberg

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Fredric Storkamp; [2020]
    Keywords : automation; results-based policies; species-rich grassland; transaction costs;

    Abstract : Results-based agri-environmental policies on the one side, and automation through technology, for instance in monitoring, on the other side, are two favored ways of the European Commission for a more effective and more cost-efficient Common Agricultural Policy. But how well do these two aspects go together? This thesis analyses transaction cost scenarios of current on-thespot controls and automated controls in a case example in a species rich grassland scheme in Baden-Württemberg (FAKT B3). READ MORE

  3. 3. Delays in subsidy payments from the common agriculture policy of the European Union : a qualitative study of some ruminant farmers in Uppsala county, Sweden

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Kerstin Gauffin; [2020]
    Keywords : agriculture; CAP; governance; lifeworld; subsidies;

    Abstract : This Master's thesis is about how some farmers in Uppsala County experience delays in subsidy payments from the Swedish Board of Agriculture (SBA). This topic falls within the field of rural development as farms are in rural areas and are essential for society as they provide food and other agricultural goods. READ MORE

  4. 4. Riskhanteringsverktyg i växtodlingen : har växtodlingsproduktionen tillräckligt med verktyg för att hantera finansiell risk?

    University essay from SLU/Department of Work Science, Business Economics, and Environmental Psychology

    Author : Niklas Bengtsson; Martin Olsson; [2019]
    Keywords : risk; riskhantering; gårdsstöd; försäkring; CAP-reform; förväntad nyttoteori; resultatutjämning;

    Abstract : Denna studie är gjord med anledning av den förväntade ökade riskexponering växtodlingsproducenter kommer stå inför vid ett förändrat klimat. Torkan 2018 slog hårt mot landets lantbrukare och lönsamheten upplevdes som kraftigt försämrad. READ MORE

  5. 5. Estimating the impact of agricultural support on farm price : an analysis of Swedish farm prices

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Maria Falkdalen; [2019]
    Keywords : CAP; decoupled direct support; farm prices; hedonic model;

    Abstract : Agricultural land prices in Sweden have been increasing steadily since Sweden joined the EU. At the same time, the common agricultural policy of the EU has changed from coupled support given to specific sectors, to decoupled direct support for basic land maintenance. READ MORE