COMPETITIVENESS OF FAMILY FARMING IN THE BRAZILIAN NORTHEAST

Family farming plays a huge socioeconomic role, contributing to the generation of employment, redistribution of income, food safety of the country and the construction of sustainable development. Given this relevance, this study aims to identify the determinants of the family farming competitivene...

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Main Authors: Rômulo Eufrosino de Alencar, Eliane Pinheiro de
Format: Article
Language:Portuguese
Published: Programa de Pós-graduação em Geografia (PPGEO) 2018-06-01
Series:GeoNordeste
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Online Access:https://seer.ufs.br/index.php/geonordeste/article/view/6432/pdf
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spelling doaj-da5c2d65f2f64cf8b4d71fc4a518b8b82020-11-25T00:55:03ZporPrograma de Pós-graduação em Geografia (PPGEO)GeoNordeste1518-60592318-26952018-06-01XXIX13757COMPETITIVENESS OF FAMILY FARMING IN THE BRAZILIAN NORTHEASTRômulo Eufrosino de Alencar 0Eliane Pinheiro de1Rodrigues SousaFamily farming plays a huge socioeconomic role, contributing to the generation of employment, redistribution of income, food safety of the country and the construction of sustainable development. Given this relevance, this study aims to identify the determinants of the family farming competitiveness in the 188 Northeastern micro regions and to measure a competitive performance index of the family farming (IDAF) in such microregions. In order to accomplish these proposed goals, the multivariate statistics methods of factor analysis. Data from the Agriculture & Livestock Farming Census (2006), published on the website of the Brazilian Geography and Statistics Institute (IBGE), have been used. The results indicate that the majority of the Northeastern microregions exhibited low level of competitive performance of family farming, taking the established parameters into consideration. https://seer.ufs.br/index.php/geonordeste/article/view/6432/pdfCompetitivenessfamily farmingBrazilian Northeast
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author Rômulo Eufrosino de Alencar
Eliane Pinheiro de
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Eliane Pinheiro de
COMPETITIVENESS OF FAMILY FARMING IN THE BRAZILIAN NORTHEAST
GeoNordeste
Competitiveness
family farming
Brazilian Northeast
author_facet Rômulo Eufrosino de Alencar
Eliane Pinheiro de
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title COMPETITIVENESS OF FAMILY FARMING IN THE BRAZILIAN NORTHEAST
title_short COMPETITIVENESS OF FAMILY FARMING IN THE BRAZILIAN NORTHEAST
title_full COMPETITIVENESS OF FAMILY FARMING IN THE BRAZILIAN NORTHEAST
title_fullStr COMPETITIVENESS OF FAMILY FARMING IN THE BRAZILIAN NORTHEAST
title_full_unstemmed COMPETITIVENESS OF FAMILY FARMING IN THE BRAZILIAN NORTHEAST
title_sort competitiveness of family farming in the brazilian northeast
publisher Programa de Pós-graduação em Geografia (PPGEO)
series GeoNordeste
issn 1518-6059
2318-2695
publishDate 2018-06-01
description Family farming plays a huge socioeconomic role, contributing to the generation of employment, redistribution of income, food safety of the country and the construction of sustainable development. Given this relevance, this study aims to identify the determinants of the family farming competitiveness in the 188 Northeastern micro regions and to measure a competitive performance index of the family farming (IDAF) in such microregions. In order to accomplish these proposed goals, the multivariate statistics methods of factor analysis. Data from the Agriculture & Livestock Farming Census (2006), published on the website of the Brazilian Geography and Statistics Institute (IBGE), have been used. The results indicate that the majority of the Northeastern microregions exhibited low level of competitive performance of family farming, taking the established parameters into consideration.
topic Competitiveness
family farming
Brazilian Northeast
url https://seer.ufs.br/index.php/geonordeste/article/view/6432/pdf
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