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Lessons To Be Learned From The Privatisation Of Extension In The Netherlands

DLV, the Dutch Extension Service - Founded 100 years ago - Part of a formal, government managed agricultural knowledge system involving research, extension and education Situation in late 19th and early 20th century: - Small, technologically backward farms - Low productivity and competitiveness Two possible strategies: - Protection of agricultural sector: tariffs, subsidies, etc. - Development of agricultural sector through research, extension and training
The Netherlands

Author(s): DVLA Agriconsult (1)

Organization(s): DVL - The Dutch Extension Service (1)