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Year: 2010
In Austria organic farming boomed since the early nineties with over 70% of organic farms located in mountain regions
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Year: 2009
For many years, the specific handicaps of mountain areas in Europe have been seen as a major reason for targeted policies, particularly for mountain agriculture
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Year: 2009
In Austria, a predominantly mountainous country in the middle of Europe, in general high nature value farming, clean environment and rich cultural and natural heritage prevail
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Year: 2008
The aim of this report is to demonstrate that regions like mountain areas have a specific relevance in the debate on territorial cohesion in Europe
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Year: 2007
An increasing focus on rural development issues has characterised the discussion of Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) reform
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Year: 2007
Austria has gained considerable experience with regional programmes specific to the mountain area, particularly with LFA payments for mountain farmers over recent decades
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Year: 2004
Rural policy is no more primarily about agriculture but has to address specifically all different economic sectors and actors in the area
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Year: 2002
Over the last years, the recognition of goods and services provided by mountain areas meeting in-creased social demand has risen considerably
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Year: 2002

Within the ISDEMA project, a re-assessment of the basic requirements for sustainable development in mountain regions has been discussed

It has been realized that not only the sectoral level but also the national level has a crucial role to play. The definition of the appropriate policy framework has to be based on the specific understanding of mountain regions and their role in national development. This is a lengthy political, social and economic process that extends over decades and achieves improvements in the standard of living only step-by-step
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Year: 2002
Mountain areas have, in general, overcome farming difficulties and the handicaps of geographical peripheral location and low competivity
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