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Agriculture takes center stage again in PRCs 2015 policy portfolio


China once again placed agricultural reform at the top of its policy agenda in its latest No.1 Central Document, released in February. The No.1 Document is released annually and outlines key policy priorities for the year ahead. For the twelfth year running, agricultural reform has taken center stage. The reason for this is simple: as one official puts it, “China has to feed about one fifth of world’s population from less than 10 percent of the arable land.” There are two key issues facing Chinese agriculture. The first is productivity…. Read more