cooperative farming


 

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Definition: 

A cooperative is an autonomous association of women and men, who unite voluntarily to meet their common economic, social and cultural needs [...], a business enterprise that seeks to strike a balance between pursuing profit and meeting the needs and interests of members and their communities. Cooperatives [...]. (Source: FAO, Agricultural cooperatives: paving the way for food security and rural development, 2012)

Other relations

  • cooperative/producer organization (ECOLEX)
Broader
agricultural practice
Synonyms
  • agricultural cooperative

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