Competitiveness of Dairy Producers in a Deregulated Market

This study determines the competitiveness of dairy producers in different production areas in a deregulated market. A nonlinear mathematical programming model minimizes the total costs of producing milk and shipping to the final consumer. Low-cost producing states like California, Wisconsin, and Texas will expand production in a competitive market and other states close to consuming centers can also compete .


Issue Date:
1997-07
Publication Type:
Working or Discussion Paper
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/232553
Total Pages:
32
Series Statement:
97-09




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