Address by Johannes Linthorst Homan on Benelux agriculture and Western European agriculture (Rotterdam, 13 April 1951)

On 13 April 1951, at the Fifth Benelux Economic Congress in Rotterdam, Johannes Linthorst Homan, who would subsequently become director of European integration in the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs from 1952 to 1958, gives an address on agriculture in the Benelux and speculates on the future of agriculture for Western Europe. He looks at the state of European cooperation on agriculture and engages in a discussion with Maurice Piette from the Belgian Agricultural Alliance on a possible future organisation for European agriculture.

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Source: LINTHORST HOMAN, Johannes. De Landbouw van Benelux en de Westeuropese landbouw. 13-04-1951. Kept in: Internationaal Instituut voor Sociale Geschiedenis. Archief Sicco Leendert Mansholt, Documentatie. Personen. Teksten van lezingen van J. Linthorst Homan. In manuscript en gedrukt, 1951-1953, 528.

Copyright: Internationaal Instituut voor Sociale Geschiedenis / International Institute of Social History

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