The agricultural consultancy service from Romania
Published in Scientific Papers. Series A. Agronomy, Vol. LV-2012
Written by Alina DRAGOMIR
The paper is aimed to present the manner in which the agricultural consultancy service has evolved until now and how it operates in Romania. The analyzed material is represented by the legislation in force and the agricultural consultancy services manner of operating. The agricultural consultancy services represent a vital element in the field of agricultural information and technological transfer, providing flows of information which can contribute to the improvement of the living conditions for population from rural area. The consultancy also plays an important part in the transfer of the research results by adapting them to the local agricultural ecological conditions and to the farmers’ resources. The reorganization of the agricultural consultancy service occurred following the intention to make it closer to the needs of the farmers and the inclusion, thereof, in the decisional process. The agricultural chambers represent the deliberative body in the promotion of the Romanian and European agricultural policies.