Position on The Role of Smallholders in Organic Agriculture

Family of smallholder farmers.

Despite the essential role of smallholders in food production, sustainable rural communities and biodiversity stewardship, many smallholders are very poor and have insufficient access to resources and support. There is a great need for higher investment in pro-smallholder science, technology, infrastructure, services and innovation and for policies at all levels to promote sustainable organic smallholder systems and businesses.

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