Agricultural Protection

Agricultural Protection

1. Any policy that puts up tariffs or other trade barriers on agricultural products so as to prevent or discourage imports. The World Trade Organization seeks to discourage agricultural protection; it was a topic of discussion during the Doha Round.

2. Any policy that seeks to promote agriculture in a given area. See also: Rural development.
References in periodicals archive ?
a global leader in the marketing, sale and distribution of products for human health (finished-dosage-form generics and nutraceutical) products, pharmaceutical ingredients (pharmaceutical intermediates and active pharmaceutical ingredients) and performance chemicals (specialty chemicals and agricultural protection products).
CBP is the sole organization responsible for securing the nation's borders and takes a comprehensive approach to border management and control, combining customs, immigration, border security, and agricultural protection into one coordinated and supportive activity.
Together with its subsidiaries, the company sources, markets, sells, and distributes finished dosage form generics, nutraceutical products, pharmaceutical intermediates and active ingredients, agricultural protection products as well as specialty chemicals.
Some of those include Agricultural Protection and Stabilization Policies: Analysis of Current Neomercantilist Practices; Government Price Policies and the Structure of International Agricultural Trade; The GATT: Its Historical Role and Importance to Agricultural Policy and Trade; and WTO Compliance and Domestic Farm Policy Change.
lies within an agricultural protection area and special approval is needed for a non-metallic mining permit, according to a report in the FDL Reporter.
Following an introduction that reviews Milward's career and contributions to European history, 23 papers are presented on such topics as European economies of war, Nazi planning and the aluminum industry, the adoption of Danish agricultural models in Iceland, the Marshall Plan, European integration and the Italian Communist Party, the origins and fate of Europe's first law on merger control, and agricultural protection and cultural dimensions of European integration.
I'm neither a game manager nor an environmental scientist, but I would hope we could come to some agreement on how to best utilize these porcine assets while successfully managing hunting habitat and agricultural protection.
Farmers incur lower taxes and can utilize agricultural protection zones, which protect them from nuisance complaints and condemnation, but even that can be circumvented, as Black has discovered.
Aceto Corporation (Nasdaq: ACET), a global leader in the marketing and distribution of pharmaceutical intermediates and active ingredients, finished dosage form generics, nutraceutical products, agricultural protection products and specialty chemicals today announced results of operations for its fiscal 2012 first quarter ended September 30, 2011.
Some scholars have found that higher agricultural protection levels are found in more politically liberal countries, which may partially explain the recent re-emergence of input subsidy programmes in African countries with large numbers of rural voters.
She said with 300 farms in her district, agricultural protection has become a priority.
Similarly, among World Trade Organisation members, China has made the deepest commitment to liberalisation of services, India has raised the issue of wider services liberalisation, and Brazil has been decisive in cracking American and European agricultural protection.
Full browser ?