Thematic session: Knowledge and Rurality: Creation, Transfer & Migration 2

Chairpersons: Konrad Czapiewski, Krzysztof Janc

Knowledge and agriculture: Agricultural policy as a catalyser for knowledge creation and transfer. Experiences of the EU and USA agricultural policies

Barbara Wieliczko, Institute of Agricultural and Food Economics, Department of Agricultural Finance


Looking for a new sense of ‘place’ – farmers, knowledge and rural transformations in Poland

Marcin Wójcik, Department of Regional and Social Geography, University of Łódź


Methodological proposal for the identification of socio-economic reserves for agricultural production in Michoacán, Mexico

Jesus Abraham Navarro Moreno (1), Ana Laura Gonzalez Alejo (2), Olga Correa Miranda (2)

(1) College of Geography, National Autonomous University of Mexico

(2) Institute of Geography, National Autonomous University of Mexico


Accessibility of rural areas to the major academic centres as a factor of education level - Polish case

Marcin Mazur, Rural Geography and Local Development, Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization Polish Academy of Sciences


Tacit or codified kinds of knowledge among Polish farmers

Konrad Czapiewski (1), Krzysztof Janc (2)

(1) Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization, Polish Academy of Sciences

(2) Institute of Geography and Regional Development, University of Wrocław