Precision Agriculture Equipment Ownership versus Custom Hire: A Break-even Land Area Analysis

Identifying the least-cost strategy of obtaining a technology is important. This study determined the break-even cropped area necessary to economically justify the purchase of Precision Agriculture (PA) equipment versus the custom hiring of the PA services. The results suggest that a commercial Kentucky grain farmers would purchase the PA equipment.


Issue Date:
2006
Publication Type:
Journal Article
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/190699
Published in:
Journal of the ASFMRA (American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers), 2006
Page range:
106-116
Total Pages:
11




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