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Evaluating USDA Forecasts of Farm Assets: 1986-2002

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  • Erickson, Kenneth W.

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  • Covey, Theodore & Erickson, Kenneth W., 2003. "Evaluating USDA Forecasts of Farm Assets: 1986-2002," 2003 Regional Committee NCT-194, October 6-7, 2003; Kansas City, Missouri 132405, Regional Research Committee NC-1014: Agricultural and Rural Finance Markets in Transition.
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    DOI: 10.22004/ag.econ.132405
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