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Published .
Written in English


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Other titlesBeef cattle production.
Statementby David Zimet
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 137 leaves :
Number of Pages137
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Open LibraryOL24341498M
OCLC/WorldCa13720749

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Decision-making is central to farm management. Each decision has an impact on the farm and on the farm household. Even deciding to do nothing is a decision There may be a family farm under the head of household, but the farm may have various sub-units Uncertainty (or risk) is part of the Size: 1MB. Farm decision making under risk and uncertainty Article (PDF Available) in Netherlands Journal of Agricultural Science 45(2) January with 3, Reads How we measure 'reads'. Scope. To a layman 'farm management' probably means just that - a body of activities and procedures carried out by a farmer in the ongoing management of his or her farm and for which advice may be available from professional specialists in farm management. 1 To an extent this is correct (as per farm management in Field A of Section ) but, more broadly, farm . The book is written for advanced undergraduate and postgraduate students of agricultural economics and farm management, as well as advisers to farmers and agricultural research workers. It has

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