Problem

Insufficient returns from farming

Other Names:
Economic difficulties of farmers
Questioned farm profitability
Poor-risk commercial farming
Farms overburdened by debt
Decreasing profit margin from fishing
Unprofitable fish marketing
Increasingly narrow profit margin for primary producers
Incidence:
According to a 1995 report, fish catch declines in specific fishing grounds threatened the livelihoods of as many as 200 million people who depended on fish as a source of income.
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Date of last update
20.04.2000 – 00:00 CEST