Why Is Family Farming Better for the Environment?
JULY 7, 2019
While family farming differs greatly across regions – for instance in Europe 60 percent of the largest family farms span over 100 plus hectares compared to very modest land holdings of less than one hectare in developing regions – they play important part in the transition towards sustainable development . Why are small family farms important for the environment and sustainable future? This inheritance represents decades of successful work of previous generations.