The report examined 47 countries that account for nearly 80% of global farm output. Countries that offer farmers the highest levels of support recorded increases, including Japan, Korea, Norway, and Switzerland. Countries that typically show low farmer support, such as the United States, Israel, and Mexico, recorded decreases.
For the full report, please see the OECD’s Agricultural Policy Monitoring and Evaluation webpage.
Written by Sarah L. Doyle - Research Assistant
The Agricultural Law Resource and Reference Center
September 23, 2013