Dryland Wheat variety selection in the Texas High Plain
AbstractSelecting the best wheat varieties affects producers’ profit and financial risk. This study identifies the optimal wheat variety selection using the portfolio approach at various risk aversion levels. Results showed that the optimal wheat variety selection was significantly affected by changes in levels of risk aversion of decision makers
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Southern Agricultural Economics Association in its series 2012 Annual Meeting, February 4-7, 2012, Birmingham, Alabama with number 119658.
Date of creation: 2012
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Dryland; Portfolio; risk; wheat Variety; Farm Management;
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- NEP-ALL-2012-02-08 (All new papers)
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