The Economics and Productivity of Organic versus Non-organic U.S. Dairy Farms

A Stochastic Production Frontier (SPF) model is estimated for U.S. dairy farms to examine the productivity of organic and non-organic dairy farms by system and size. For both systems, size is the major determinant of competitiveness based on various measures of productivity and returns to scale.


Issue Date:
May 21 2018
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
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Record Identifier:
https://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/273123
Language:
English
Total Pages:
16




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