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Record number 454715
Title Blowing the seeds of innovation: How scaling unfolds in innovation processes towards food security and sustainable agriculture
Author(s) Potters, J.I.; Berg, J. van den; Wolf, P.L. de; Lee, J. van der; Giani, A.; Floquet, A.; Vellema, S.; Wigboldus, S.
Source Wageningen UR
Department(s) Team Economie en Nematoden
LEI Green Economy and Landuse
Centre for Development Innovation

LR - Backoffice
Knowledge Technology and Innovation
CDI management
Publication type Brochure
Publication year 2014
Keyword(s) duurzame landbouw - innovaties - voedselzekerheid - best practices - samenwerking - schaalverandering - processen - interacties - sustainable agriculture - innovations - food security - cooperation - scaling - processes - interactions
Categories Alternative Farming
Abstract Many policy makers, business partners and researchers often think about innovations related to sustainable agriculture as the natural outcome of best practices and that scaling can be easily done once it becomes the responsibility of some manager or engineer. However, work done by researchers from Wageningen UR found that the scaling of innovations has tended to be an unpredictable, complex process, depending on the interactions between the 'DNA' of the innovation and the context within which it is taking place.
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