Ministry to review farm protection policies

JAPAN - New subsidies under consideration would favor larger farms to concentrate production and increase efficiency. Having seen Tokyo's free trade talks with Mexico collapse due to conflicts over pork and other farm products, the farm ministry is now sizing up an overhaul of the way it subsidizes farmers.
calendar icon 24 October 2003
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