AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH AND THE ITALIAN MEZZOGIORNO
A systematic inventory of research projects which have been and are being carried out in Italy, at the end of the five year "Agrimed" research programme (1979 - 1983), at the request of the Directorate General for Agriculture at the European Commission. The first part covers the history of agricultural research in Italy and recent trends, the agencies and bodies involved in agricultural research, the special research projects funded by the MAF, the ordinary research programmes run by the agricultural research institutes of the MAF, coordinated EEC-MAF research programmes and the CNR project on ways of increasing the productivity of agricultural resources (IPRA project). Part Two is concerned wit the Mezzogiorno and the effects of thirty years of special assistance to that region. Part Three reviews medium-term trends in some agricultural enterprises of importance to the Mezzogiorno and summarises what is needed in the way of agricultural research and new projects in the future.
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 8897 EN, FR, IT (1984) FS, 126 P., BFR 500, EUROFFICE, LUXEMBOURG, POB 1003
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Record Number: 1989123110000 / Last updated on: 1987-01-01
Available languages: en,fr,it