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  • 1. Dr Mark Brady is at the AgriFood Economics Centre, Department of Economics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), Box 730, SE-220 07 Lund, Sweden.
  • 2. The IDEMA project was supported by the European Community’s Sixth Framework Programme (SSPE-CT-2003-50217U www.agrifood.se4DEMA.
  • 3. Prior to accession, payments for agricultural land were EUR 10/ha, rising first to EUR 57/ha on accession and progressively to EUR 244/ha after 2008. An environmental payment of EUR 110/ha for grassland was also introduced.


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