Economic and social importance of agricultural productive cooperatives in Poland
AbstractIn the introduction, the article presents a brief reflection on collaborative farming in Poland and abroad. There is also a formulated objective of the study, which is to show the essence of agricultural productive cooperatives’ activity and their role in the farmers’ and local communities’ protection. The following section presents used research methods and the subjective, spatial and temporal scope of own research. Subsequent parts of the article relate to the description of the history of APCs in Poland with an explanation of the causes of their foundation and liquidating, presentation the essence and the role of cooperative activities in agriculture with an indication of the advantages of collective farming and characteristics of agricultural, economic and social activities of Polish APCs. At the end of the article there is the summary of the undertaken considerations and conclusions
|Journal series||Journal of Agribusiness and Rural Development, ISSN 1899-5241, e-ISSN 1899-5772, (B 13 pkt)|
|Publication size in sheets||0.5|
|Keywords in English||agricultural productive cooperatives, agribusiness, social activity|
|Citation count*||5 (2020-01-20)|
* presented citation count is obtained through Internet information analysis and it is close to the number calculated by the Publish or Perish system.