THE EFFECTS OF COMMODITY PROGRAM PARTICIPATION ON BIDDING N THE CONSERVATION RESERVE PROGRAM

An analysis of Conservation Reserve Program contracts obtained during the 1986 sign-up periods indicates commodity program participants enrolled more acreage at higher costs than farmers not participating in other commodity programs. Significant differences also occurred between the various commodity program crops, reflecting the difference in benefits available for these crops.


Issue Date:
1987-10
Publication Type:
Journal Article
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/28984
Published in:
Northeastern Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Volume 16, Number 2
Page range:
144-152
Total Pages:
9




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