Temporal and Spatial Evaluation of Soil Conservation Policies
Contained in this paper are estimates of the benefits and costs of alternative soil conservation policies in a spatially and temporally consistent framework. The policies considered are implementation of soil conservation practices with an objective of reducing erosion to a site's tolerance level and a policy with an objective of a voluntary 50 percent reduction of conventional tillage. Costs and erosion benefits of these two policies are compared with those obtained from CRP.
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- Bruce A. Babcock & Nabil M. Chaherli & P. G. Lakshminarayan, 1995. "Program Participation and Farm-Level Adoption of Conservation Tillage: Estimates from a Multinomial Logit Model," Center for Agricultural and Rural Development (CARD) Publications 95-wp136, Center for Agricultural and Rural Development (CARD) at Iowa State University.
- Bruce A. Babcock & P. G. Lakshminarayan & JunJie Wu, 1995. "Economic, Environmental, and Fiscal Impacts of a Targeted Renewal of Conservation Reserve Program Contracts, The," Center for Agricultural and Rural Development (CARD) Publications 95-wp129, Center for Agricultural and Rural Development (CARD) at Iowa State University.
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