Factors affecting farmers’ adoption of Integrated Pest Management

Thursday, November 20, 2014

This document is a text written by a researcher team working in Pure project (IPM asssessment and methodology) from the Institute for Prospective Technological Studies (IPTS) in Sevilla (Spain). It is one of the seven scientific institutes of the European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC). 

This research identified four key factors driving IPM adoption, including market forces, policy instruments and farmers’ attitudes to the environment.

it is fully available on the European Commission website

The research leading to these results has received funding from the European Union Seventh Framework Programme (FP7/ 2007-2013) under the grant agreement n°265865- PURE