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This paper analyzes the effects of uncertain soil loss in farm planning models. A disaggregated approach was used because of an interest in examining the impact of probab [...]
1985-12 | Journal Article |
A conceptual optimal control theory model which considers farm level decision making with respect to soil management is developed. A simplified version of the theoretica [...]
1987-12 | Journal Article |
The random nature of soil loss under alternative land-use practices should be an important consideration of soil conservation planning and analysis under risk. Chance co [...]
1994-04 | Journal Article |
The Conservation Compliance provision of the Food Security Act of 1985 requires all farmers who farmed highly erodible land prior to the passage of the Act to have a loca [...]
1988-10 | Journal Article |
Probability judgements are important components of decision making under uncertainty. In particular, economic decisions can be aided by assuring more accurate assessment [...]
1990-12 | Journal Article |
The Chesapeake Bay is a major water resource whose quality has been threatened by soil erosion and agrichemical contamination. The control of agricultural pollution of th [...]
1992-07 | Working or Discussion Paper |
Four policy alternatives for CRP lands upon expiration of the current contracts in Hale county, Texas are evaluated using chance-constrained programming. It was found tha [...]
1995-12 | Journal Article |
This paper investigates the relationship between government agricultural programs and soil erosion. Using county-level data from the years 1992 and 1997, we estimate a mo [...]
2004 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
This paper provides an economic analysis of the historical agricultural price and income support policy, a policy of market-determined prices and income, and a policy lin [...]
1989-12 | Journal Article |
This article reports on analyses of the cost effectiveness of three soil erosion control policy alternatives, specifically 1) uniform-rate cost sharing, 2) variable-rate [...]
1987-12 | Journal Article |