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Analyzing Tenure Arrangements and Crop Rotations Using Farm Simulation and Probit Analysis

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  • Perry, Gregory M.
  • Rister, M. Edward
  • Richardson, James W.
  • Grant, Warren R.

Whole farm simulation analysis and econometric techniques are employed in an analysis of crop rotations and tenure arrangement strategies. The FLIPSIM model is used to analyze a representative Texas Upper Gulf Coast rice and soybean farm. Probit analysis is then used to determine the impact of net cash farm income, land tenure, and crop rotation on probability of survival. Results suggest that, although the simulation model is useful in providing information on the effect at the farm level of following the different strategies, probit results provide greater understanding into the returns and risk inherent to each strategy.

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Article provided by Cambridge University Press in its journal Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics.

Volume (Year): 18 (1986)
Issue (Month): 02 (December)
Pages: 165-174

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Handle: RePEc:cup:jagaec:v:18:y:1986:i:02:p:165-174_00
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  1. Anderson, Jock R. & Feder, Gershon, 2007. "Agricultural Extension," Handbook of Agricultural Economics, Elsevier.
  2. Musser, Wesley N. & Alexander, Vickie J. & Tew, Bernard V. & Smittle, Doyle A., 1985. "A Mathematical Programming Model For Vegetable Rotations," Southern Journal of Agricultural Economics, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, vol. 17(01), July.
  3. Jeffrey Apland & Robert N. Barnes & Fred Justus, 1984. "The Farm Lease: An Analysis of Owner-Tenant and Landlord Preferences under Risk," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 66(3), pages 376-384.
  4. Brandao, Elizabeth Santos & McCarl, Bruce A. & Schuh, G. Edward, 1984. "Predicting The Impact Of New Cropping Practices Upon Subsistence Farming: A Farm Level Analysis In Brazil," Western Journal of Agricultural Economics, Western Agricultural Economics Association, vol. 9(02), December.
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