AN ECONOMIC ANALYSIS OF BEEF STOCKING RATES

The Land Conversion Scheme and the prevailing maize and meat market situations have given rise to renewed interest in livestock production from cultivated pasture. The model developed by Jones and Sandland (1974) is used to determine optimum stocking rates under various circumstances. A micro-computer model, OPTSR, is developed for relatively quick solutions.


Issue Date:
1990-06
Publication Type:
Journal Article
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/267261
ISSN:
0303-1853
Language:
English
Published in:
Agrekon, Volume 29, Issue 2
Page range:
102-107




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