A highly industrialized agriculture with high productivity
Agriculture in The Netherlands is one of the most intensive and industrialized of the world.
With only 1.6% of the land surface used for agriculture, this country
alone provides 8% of the agricultural production of the European Union.
Its population density is one of the highest on the planet (740 inhabitants
per km²). Nevertheless, despite its meager agricultural space,
The Netherlands is the 3rd largest exporter of agro-food products in
But the intensity of production leads to pollution which today raises
real concern. Dutch cultivated land remains the most expensive in Europe
and the need is high: The Netherlands is also a country that exports