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CIPRANDI, Olivio and FERT NETO, João. The perspectives for the small familiar farming. Cienc. Rural [online]. 1996, vol.26, n.1, pp. 135-141. ISSN 0103-8478. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0103-84781996000100025.
The perspective for the small familiar farming is still ect of controversy in rural sociology and economy sciences. The modernization of the agriculture changed the relation ships between the agriculture and the rest of the economy. The new tecniques and the policies for the agriculture determined a need for larger production scales. This fenomenon promoted a farming selection owith exclusion of some od them, but had no eliminated the familiar farming.
Keywords : modernization; familiar farming; technology; policy.