Study on Eco-management in Farming Enterprises in Bulgaria
Institute of Agricultural Economics, Sofia, Bulgaria
- Corresponding Author:
- Harbin Bachev
Institute of Agricultural Economics
E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: March 14, 2016; Accepted Date: March 28, 2016; Published Date: March 31, 2016
Citation: Bachev H (2016) Study on Eco-management in Farming Enterprises in Bulgaria. Arabian J Bus Manag Review 6:224.
Copyright: © 2016 Bachev H. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
This paper presents the results of a first large-scale study on forms, factors, and efficiency of eco-management in farming enterprises of different type (individual and family farms, agri-firms, agro-corporations, agro-cooperatives etc.) in Bulgaria. First, a brief characterization of surveyed “eco-active” farming enterprises is made. After that, diverse (internal, private, contract, market, formal, informal, hybrid etc.) forms and the scope of eco-management in farming enterprises are analyzed. Next, different (ideological, economic, market, social etc.) factors of eco-management in farming enterprises are specified. After that, analysis is made on costs, effects, efficiency and perspectives of ecomanagement in farming enterprises. Finally, conclusions from the study are summarized.