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Biotechnologies at Work for Smallholders: Case Studies from Developing Countries in Crops, Livestock, and Fish

Categories: Agriculture/Rural Issues,Food/Nutrition,Income/Poverty,Science/Technology,United Nations

http://www.fao.org/docrep/018/i3403e/i3403e.pdf

Argues that agricultural biotechnology is the best way to assist marginal rural inhabitants to increase their productivity, meet growing demands for food, and improve their economic positions.  From the Food and Agriculture Organization