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Impact Assessment On Milk Incentive Policies In Turkey: Antalya Province Case


  • Sayin, Cengiz
  • Mencet, M. Nisa
  • Karaman, Suleyman


Agricultural policy instruments are implementing in different ways among all agricultural based activities. These instruments have been performed for livestock including dairy cattle and milk for many years in Turkey. Until the year 1950, agricultural support system was organized according to genetically improvement, animal illnesses and veterinary services. Nowadays, agricultural support composition has changed. Milk incentive premium is one of the supports given to producers to achieve high quality level for milk. The idea behind this premium was to provide well organized milk distribution channel from producers to modern enterprises. In this study, producers who receive milk incentive premium were chosen for face to face survey in Antalya province. It was examined from the study if premium system is accomplished through the idea. The secondary outcomes of the research were to determine the influence of the premium on producers attitudes, income level, product quantity, as well as membership tendency for cooperatives or unions.

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  • Sayin, Cengiz & Mencet, M. Nisa & Karaman, Suleyman, 2007. "Impact Assessment On Milk Incentive Policies In Turkey: Antalya Province Case," 104th Seminar, September 5-8, 2007, Budapest, Hungary 7793, European Association of Agricultural Economists.
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:eaa104:7793

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