Identifying Threshold Technical Advances Required for Incorporating Alternative Crops Into Current Crop Mixes

Prospects for incorporating a currently non-competitive alternative crop into agricultural producers' annual crop mix portfolio are investigated. Through iterative use of a whole fann simulation model, it is demonstrated Texas Coastal Bend soybean yields must increase in excess of 50% to economically compete with present grain sorghum and cotton acreage.


Issue Date:
Aug 02 1987
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/270140
Language:
English
Total Pages:
15




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