Determining the Variation in Certified Preconditioning Premiums for Heifers and Steer
AbstractThis study applies separate hedonic models to Oklahoma Quality Beef Network data to determine differences in the value of preconditioning premiums for steers versus heifers. Results indicate that preconditioning values are generally lower for heifers but exceed steer premiums at higher weights. Separate treatment of steers and heifers is validated.
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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 119722.
Date of creation: 2012
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Preconditioning; Steers; Heifers; Marketing;
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2012-02-08 (All new papers)
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