AGRICULTURE IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF PAPUA AND NEW GUINEA

Primary production including subsistence production, accounts for about 60 per cent of the national income of Papua and New Guinea. The bulk of the indigenous people are subsistence farmers, or have contact with the cash economy through agriculture, and the agricultural industries provide virtually the sole source of export earnings. The position is nevertheless changing rapidly.


Issue Date:
1971-08
Publication Type:
Journal Article
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/22287
Published in:
Australian Journal of Agricultural Economics, Volume 15, Number 2
Page range:
82-94
Total Pages:
13




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