Agricultural Competiveness Enhancement Program in Japan
Author: Dr. Takumi Sakuyama
In order to raise farmers’ income, it is necessary to develop an environment in which farmers can freely manage farming and to solve the structural problems that cannot be solved by farmers’ efforts. For this reason, the Government will implement the following measures on 13 items including the reduction of production material prices and the reform of distribution and processing structure for agricultural products, and farther strengthen the competitiveness of agriculture.
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