Everywhere in the world, small agricultural producers are entrepreneurs, traders, investors, and consumers, all rolled into one. In all these roles, small agricultural households constantly seek to use available financial instruments to improve their productivity and secure the best possible consumption and investment choices for their families. But the package of financial services available to small farmers in developing countries is severely limited, especially for those living in remote areas with no access to basic market infrastructure.Management. in. Financing. Agriculture. MaRK d. WenneR FOR FOOD, AGRICULTURE, ANDTHE ENVIRONMENT ... and semiformal arrangementsa such as contract farming, joint-liability lending, and value-chain integrationa have arisen inanbsp;...
|Title||:||Innovations in Rural and Agriculture Finance|
|Author||:||Renate Kloeppinger-Todd, Manohar Sharma|
|Publisher||:||Intl Food Policy Res Inst - 2010-01-01|