The Future of Agriculture and Food Safety in Poland from The Point of View of Agricultural Extension Agents
Agricultural extension services have an important role in increasing the quality and quantity of agricultural production. They are very important in the development of rural life. The transformation of the economy and accession to the EU also highlighted that the Polish agricultural sector needs to improve its position more than ever before to provide strong competition, meet high production quality requirements and emphasise the need for modernisation on Polish farms. Therefore the aim of this study was to show the views of the extension workers on the future of agriculture and food safety in Poland. Also to give a clear vision what kind of activities and extension programs are planned in line with the future of agriculture sector connected to quality and safety of food.
Index Terms- food safety, agricultural extension, future of agriculture, agriculture in Poland