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Minas Gerais, Brazil
Unnamed Road Corinto Minas Gerais 39200-000 BR

Considering that certification has been one of the main tools to stimulate innovation and ensure higher levels  of  sustainability  in  rural  areas,  the  main  objective  of  this  study  was  to  evaluate  the  effect  of socio-environmental certification on the economic performance of certified farms. The analysis compared economic performance parameters of a large number of certified and non-certified farms.

Lead organization:
Imaflora
Study sector:
Agriculture
Agriculture focus:
Other
Certification:
RA/SAN
Study type:
Outcome or Impact Evaluation
Study design & methods:
Quantitative collection and analysis methods
Study scope:
Social issues, Environmental issues
Primary Research Funders:
Imaflora
Name of lead contact:
Dienice Bini