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Building new farmer-entrepreneur training systems in poor relocation-settlements

Shubing Qiu (School of Management Engineering, Anhui Polytechnic University, Wuhu Anhui, China)
Xiaohong Zhou (School of Management Engineering, Anhui Polytechnic University, Wuhu Anhui, China)
Bengang Gong (School of Management Engineering, Anhui Polytechnic University, Wuhu Anhui, China)

International Journal of Innovation Science

ISSN: 1757-2223

Article publication date: 7 March 2016

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Abstract

Purpose

This paper aims to study the conditions of the regional ecology, environment, resources and social harmony from the perspective of the new farmer-entrepreneur training process.

Design/methodology/approach

The study focuses on the poor conditions in relocation settlements currently developing in China.

Findings

The results show that the building of a new farmer-entrepreneur training system is a vital factor in the process of relocation development, where new farmer-entrepreneurs are characteristic of knowledge, innovation, openness and ambition.

Originality/value

For farmers participating in the program for the relocation of poor resettlements, a combination of these features is required for the process of building the new farmer-entrepreneur training-system to do well.

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Acknowledgements

The authors would like to thank the foundation of the humanities and social sciences research in Anhui Province (TSSK2014B24,SK2015A278) and the nation science foundation project (07JA630067,70873095). The authors also gratefully acknowledge the helpful comments and suggestions of the reviewers, which have improved the presentation.

Citation

Qiu, S., Zhou, X. and Gong, B. (2016), "Building new farmer-entrepreneur training systems in poor relocation-settlements", International Journal of Innovation Science, Vol. 8 No. 1, pp. 89-96. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJIS-03-2016-005

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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