Economic and Environmental Impacts of Water Quality Restrictions on Agriculture: An Application to Cotton Farming

Survey data on cotton agrichemical use were used to assess the consequences of policies to reduce or prevent degradation of water resources from chemicals and sediment. Reducing erosion or restricting chemical use on environmentally risky cropland would raise prices, but could generate environmental benefits by improving water quality.


Issue Date:
Aug 09 1992
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
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Record Identifier:
https://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/271386
Language:
English
Total Pages:
16




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