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Fair, Postfair, And Nofair: A Comparison Of Cropping Alternatives For The Southern Great Plains


  • Biermacher, Jon T.
  • Epplin, Francis M.
  • Keim, Kent R.


The Federal Agriculture Improvement and Reform Act of 1996 was promoted as legislation that would enable and encourage farmers to base planting decisions on market incentives rather than commodity programs. Data from a designed experiment are used to compare the economics of three cropping systems for alternative commodity programs.

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  • Biermacher, Jon T. & Epplin, Francis M. & Keim, Kent R., 2003. "Fair, Postfair, And Nofair: A Comparison Of Cropping Alternatives For The Southern Great Plains," 2003 Annual Meeting, February 1-5, 2003, Mobile, Alabama 35211, Southern Agricultural Economics Association.
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:saeatm:35211

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    1. Epplin, Francis M., 1997. "Wheat Yield Response To Changes In Production Practices Induced By Program Provision," Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Western Agricultural Economics Association, vol. 22(02), December.
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