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.
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the Attorney General, Christian Porter introduced the Criminal Code Amendment (Agricultural Protection) Bill to the House of Representatives, delivering on a 2019 election commitment to protect farmers from trespassers.
Aceto, incorporated in 1947, is focused on the global marketing, sale and distribution of Human Health products (finished dosage form generics and nutraceutical products), pharmaceutical ingredients (pharmaceutical intermediates and active pharmaceutical ingredients) and performance chemicals (specialty chemicals and agricultural protection products).
ACETO is focussed on the global marketing, sale, and distribution of Pharmaceutical Ingredients (pharmaceutical intermediates and active pharmaceutical ingredients) and Performance Chemicals (speciality chemicals and agricultural protection products).
Davis: I remember reading extensively the OECD reports on the cost of agricultural protection, and by giving clear numbers about how much money is being spent on agricultural protection it really contributed to the public awareness but also the ability for governments to negotiate.
After a successful period spanning two decades, Rising was acquired in December 2010 by Aceto Corp., 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).
Datuk Clinton Chai, president of Agricultural Protection and Development Association of Malaysia (Apdam), yesterday reportedly met with Melaka media groups' representatives to publicly apologise.
The ombudsman questioned the disbursement to private entities of P548,256 for the construction of a boat dock and P175,000 for an agricultural protection project.
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.
In Norway's GSP regime, for example, manufacturing tariffs are low but agricultural protection is very high, meaning that DFQF amounts to a huge tariff preference for many goods.
The region has a strong growth management plan supported by provincial legislation and an agricultural protection system that restricts the conversion of foodlands to urban uses.
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.
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