EXPLAINING ECONOMIC LINKAGES BETWEEN FARMS AND LOCAL COMMUNITIES: LOOKING BEYOND FARM SIZE

We explore the economic linkage between farms and neighboring communities using primary data collected from a state-wide cross section of 461 dairy farms. Empirical results implicate not only farm characteristics such as size, operator tenure and ethnicity but also the characteristics of the local community.


Issue Date:
2004
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/20208
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/20208
Total Pages:
17
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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