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Business models in urban farming: A comparative analysis of case studies from Spain, Italy and Germany

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Autor: Pölling, Bernd
Prados Velasco, María José
Torquati, Bianca Maria
Giacche, Giulia
Recasens, Xavier
Paffarini, Chiara
Alfranca, Oscar
Lorleberg, Wolf
Departamento: Universidad de Sevilla. Departamento de Geografía Humana
Fecha: 2017
Publicado en: Moravian Geographical Reports, 25 (3), 166-180.
Tipo de documento: Artículo
Resumen: The “Urban Agriculture Europe” EU COST-Action (2012–2016) has shown that the complexity of urban agriculture (UA) is hardly compressible into classic business management models and has proposed new management models, such as the Business Model Canvas (BMC). Business models of UA have to be different from rural ones. In particular, factors such as differentiation and diversification, but also low cost-oriented specialisation, are characteristic and necessary business models for UA to stay profitable in the long term under challenging city conditions. This paper aims to highlight how farm enterprises have to adjust to urban conditions by stepping into appropriate business models aiming to stay competitive and profitable, and how the BMC is useful to analyse their organisation and performance, both economically and socially. The paper offers an inter-regional analysis of UA enterprises located in Spain, Italy, and Germany, which are further subdivided into: local food, leisure, ...
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Cita: Pölling, B., Prados Velasco, M.J., Torquati, B.M., Giacche, G., Recasens, X., Paffarini, C.,...,Lorleberg, W. (2017). Business models in urban farming: A comparative analysis of case studies from Spain, Italy and Germany. Moravian Geographical Reports, 25 (3), 166-180.
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URI: https://hdl.handle.net/11441/74248

DOI: 10.1515/mgr-2017-0015

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