PROBLEMS OF ADAPTATION OF PASTORAL BUSINESSES IN THE ARID ZONE

With emphasis upon Central Australia, an assessment is made of the economic problems of pastoral firms in meeting the climatic conditions of the arid zone. Analysis ranges over the responsibility for conservation and drought planning, the inadequacy of a purely physical approach to conservation, the difficulties of station organization and management in the arid zone, the array of possible managerial strategies for meeting these difficulties, and the effect of social institutions on the choices avail. able to management.


Issue Date:
1966-06
Publication Type:
Journal Article
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/22671
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/22671
Published in:
Australian Journal of Agricultural Economics, Volume 10, Number 1
Page range:
14-26
Total Pages:
13




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