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Agricultural Planning Expert: A Model Of Farm Enterprise Selection


  • Levins, Richard A.
  • Rego, Winston T.


Agricultural Planning Expert is a software model designed for advising small-scale farmers in southern Maryland. Choosing farm enterprises is modelled as consisting of four activities: suggesting enterprises for consideration, investigating the suitability of enterprises, allocating resources to suitable enterprises, and controlling the overall direction of an advising session.

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  • Levins, Richard A. & Rego, Winston T., 1990. "Agricultural Planning Expert: A Model Of Farm Enterprise Selection," Southern Journal of Agricultural Economics, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, vol. 22(02), December.
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:sojoae:30017

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    1. Salathe, Larry E., 1979. "Household Expenditure Patterns in the United States," Technical Bulletins 157844, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
    2. Smallwood, David M. & Blaylock, James R., 1984. "Household Expenditures for Fruits, Vegetables, and Potatoes," Technical Bulletins 157660, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
    3. Blundell, Richard & Meghir, Costas, 1987. "Bivariate alternatives to the Tobit model," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 34(1-2), pages 179-200.
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    1. Dillon, Carl R., 1993. "Advanced breakeven analysis of agricultural enterprise budgets," Agricultural Economics of Agricultural Economists, International Association of Agricultural Economists, vol. 9(2), August.

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