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Farm diversification: considering the options

An overview of some pointers to consider before embarking on a new farm diversification enterprise.

Year of Publication2009

Farm diversification is a way of generating income in addition to that from traditional farming activities. Examples of various categories and types of farm diversification are provided. The importance of assessing the available resources is outlined, highlighting land, buildings, location, capital and human resources.

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Supporting the development of the national rural economy.

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