ECONOMIC FEASIBILITY OF AN ENERGY CROP ON A SOUTH ALABAMA COTTON-PEANUT FARM

Linear programming and enterprise budgeting were used to analyze rotation options, including an energy crop (intercropped grain sorghum and velvet bean), for a representative south Alabama farm. The energy crop was priced beginning at $30.00 per ton, at which price it did not enter the solution. At prices of $41 per ton or higher, the energy crop was produced.


Issue Date:
2004
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/34666
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/34666
Total Pages:
11
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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