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Essentials for Producer Participation in Biomass Markets When Choices are Correlated

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  • Hoque, Mohammad Mainul
  • Artz, Georgeanne M.
  • Martens, Bobby J.
  • Jarboe, Darren H.
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    Using data from a survey of Iowa farmers we examine producers’ willingness to supply corn stover, corn cobs and energy grasses for biomass markets. We identify factors that affect producers’ interest in growing biomass crops as well critical barriers to participation. Choices among biomass types are found to be correlated.

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    Paper provided by Southern Agricultural Economics Association in its series 2013 Annual Meeting, February 2-5, 2013, Orlando, Florida with number 142747.

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    Handle: RePEc:ags:saea13:142747

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    Keywords: biomass crops; biomass supply chain; Agribusiness; Crop Production/Industries; Resource /Energy Economics and Policy;

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