Economic Research Report

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2017-05-04
16:05
Russia’s transition from a planned to a market economy during the 1990s resulted in a severe decline in agricultural gross output and the inputs used in production. By [...]
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2017-05-04
14:40
Worldwide changes in eating habits are contributing to a rise in obesity and chronic noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) such as diabetes and heart disease, across all countr [...]
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2017-05-04
14:21
Farm income is highly variable, and this variability can affect household welfare, agricultural production, and environmental quality. Federal agricultural policies have [...]
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2017-04-01
13:05
The U.S. Department of Agriculture, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) Microloan program, launched in January 2013, aims to better serve the credit needs of small farms, begin [...]
2016-12 | Report |

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2017-04-01
14:44
Dedicated energy crops, such as switchgrass in the United States, have received much attention as potential renewable feedstocks for liquid fuels or bioelectricity; howev [...]
2017-01 | Report |

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2017-04-01
15:17
The Agricultural Act of 2014 introduced two new crop insurance programs for upland cotton: the Supplemental Coverage Option (SCO) and the Stacked Income Protection Plan ( [...]
2016-10 | Report |

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2017-04-01
14:45
Precision agriculture (PA) and its suite of information technologies—such as soil and yield mapping using a global positioning system (GPS), GPS tractor guidance system [...]
2016-10 | Report |

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2017-04-01
13:36
Despite decades of nutrient-runoff reduction efforts via regulation, financial and technical assistance, and education, manure remains a significant contributor to Chesap [...]
2016-09 | Report |

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2017-04-01
13:47
A series of coordinated case studies compares the structure, size, and performance of local food supply chains with those of mainstream supply chains. Interviews and site [...]
2010-06 | Report |

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2017-04-01
14:11
A prominent issue related to land-use changes in Brazil is the westward expansion of agriculture into the country’s frontier region, which includes the surrounding Cerr [...]
2016-06 | Report |

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