Factsheet: Agricultural system act

Agricultural system act

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Act of April 2003 on Shaping the agricultural system
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Ustawa o kształtowaniu ustroju rolnego
Description: 
Family farms are a permanent part of agriculture in Poland and UK. In Poland the Act on shaping the agricultural system of 2003 defines a family farm as an farm carried personally by the individual farmer, designed in size from 1 to 300 ha UR. These farms are the core of agricultural producers and monitoring of changes occurring in them indicate their consolidation in next few years.
Goal/Aim: 
regulate and monitor agricultural system

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2003