Poland : Agriculture in Poland (FCO28-003398).

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Abingdon, England : Taylor and Francis, 2020.
  • London : Foreign and Commonwealth Office, 1978.
Description
1 online resource : colour text file, PDF

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Subject(s)
Series
  • Northern Department and East European and Soviet Department (and succeeding departments): Registered Files (N, EN and ES Series). ; FCO28-003398. [More in this series]
  • Cold War Eastern Europe. [More in this series]
  • FCO28: Foreign Office and Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Northern Department and East European and Soviet Department (and succeeding departments): Registered Files (N, EN and ES Series). ; FCO28-003398
Data source
  • Cold War Eastern Europe, 1947-1982
  • Cold War Eastern Europe, 1976-1982: Module 4
  • History Commons
Summary note
A file of documents concerning agriculture in Poland. Subjects discussed in the file include a speech given by the First Secretary of the Polish United Workers' Party (P.Z.P.R.), Edward Gierek, at the eleventh plenum of the P.Z.P.R. Central Committee -- the possible provision of grain credits to Poland by the U.S. -- Polish state investments in agriculture -- a delay in the harvest of grain -- meat supplies in Poland -- and an invitation for the Polish Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Stefan Zawodziński, to visit Britain. Other subjects discussed in the file include the introduction of a new pension scheme for Polish farmers -- the response by farmers to this scheme, including milk strikes and refusals to pay contributions to the pensions fund -- and the response of the Polish government to these protests.
Notes
  • File date: 1978.
  • Date document(s) were released to the public domain: 2008.
  • Title from Cold War Eastern Europe Module IV.
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