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The Variable-Rate Decision for Multiple Inputs with Multiple Management Zones


  • Larson, James A.
  • English, Burton C.
  • Roberts, Roland K.


Research has evaluated the relative profitability of variable-rate versus uniform-rate application of a single input in fields with multiple management zones. This paper addresses the variable-rate decision for multiple inputs. The decision-making framework is evaluated for nitrogen and water applied to irrigated cotton in fields with three management zones.

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  • Larson, James A. & English, Burton C. & Roberts, Roland K., 2005. "The Variable-Rate Decision for Multiple Inputs with Multiple Management Zones," 2005 Annual Meeting, February 5-9, 2005, Little Rock, Arkansas 35573, Southern Agricultural Economics Association.
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:saeafl:35573

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