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  • Cherry, J. B. C.; Bruce, J. M.; Lusk, J. L.; Crespi, John M.; Lim, S. L.; Bruce, A. S.
  • Quintana Ashwell, Nicolas E.; Peterson, Jeffrey M.; Hendricks, Nathan P. (2018-02)
    We develop a dynamic model of groundwater extraction for irrigation where climate change and technical change are included as exogenous state variables in addition to the usual state variable of the stock of groundwater. ...
  • Hendricks, Nathan P. (2017-11)
    A key challenge in determining the optimal research and development (R&D) investment portfolio for adapting to climate change in agriculture is to understand the potential benefits from reducing alternative sources of ...
  • Schroeder, Ted C.; Ward, Clement E. (Kansas State University. North American Institute for Beef Economic Research, 2010-05-13)
    Concerns about potential impacts of captive supply on fed cattle prices have been present for several years in both Canada and the US. In Canada, the magnitude of concern escalated during closure of the US border to ...
  • Ward, Clement E.; Schroeder, Ted C. (2010-05-13)
    As cattle markets have transitioned from predominantly cash market sealed-bid or negotiated price discovery to more formula pricing, marketing agreements, forward contracts, and packer-owned cattle feeding, concerns about ...
  • Ajewole, Kayode; Schroeder, Ted C.; Parcell, Joe
    Thin markets create challenges for reporting market information by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and for users of the information. This study examines distributions of transactions comprising daily price reports ...
  • Taylor, Mykel R.; Tonsor, Glynn T. (2013-12-11)
    Proponents of the U.S. mandatory country-of-origin labeling (MCOOL) law have argued that consumers prefer domestic meat and value labels confirming domestic origin. Following legislation enacted in March 2009, an ex post ...
  • Williams, Jeffery R.; Saffert, Andrew T.; Barnaby, Glenn A. Jr; Llewelyn, Richard V.; Langemeier, Michael R. (2014-10-13)
    This study evaluates the Adjusted Gross Revenue-Lite (AGR-Lite) whole-farm adjusted gross revenue insurance program on net farm income risk using panel data from 49 southeast Kansas beef farms. On average for the group, ...
  • Fox, John A.; Hanawa Peterson, Hikaru (2008-09-24)
    BSE has not been found in the US* but current detection efforts provide little assurance that it does not exist at a low level. The US has taken precautionary measures to reduce the risk of importing the disease and the ...
  • Jarmolowicz, David P.; Cherry, J.Bradley C.; Reed, Derek D.; Bruce, Jared M.; Crespi, John M.; Lusk, Jayson L.; Bruce, Amanda S. (2014-12-03)
    When given the choice between $100 today and $110 in 1 week, certain people are more likely to choose the immediate, yet smaller reward. The present study examined the relations between temporal discounting rate and body ...
  • Bulatewicz, Tom; Allen, A.; Peterson, Jeffrey M.; Staggenborg, Scott A.; Welch, Stephen M.; Steward, David R. (2013-02-04)
    Integrated environmental modeling enables the development of comprehensive simulations by compositing individual models within and across disciplines. The Simple Script Wrapper (SSW), developed here, provides a foundation ...
  • Smith, Craig M.; Peterson, Jeffrey M.; Leatherman, John C.; Williams, Jeffery R. (2013-03-21)
    While there is substantial evidence that nonpoint sources have lower nutrient reduction costs than point sources, experience with water quality trading (WQT) reveals a common theme: little or no trading activity. The success ...
  • Taylor, Mykel R.; Tonsor, Glynn T.; Dhuyvetter, Kevin (2015-03-18)
    Farmers use forward contracts to eliminate adverse price and basis movements prior to harvest. Since late 2007, the local basis for Kansas wheat has changed dramatically relative to historic levels, causing greater risk ...
  • Hendricks, Nathan P.; Janzen, Joseph P.; Dhuyvetter, Kevin C. (2012-12)
    Recent econometric studies indicate that the effect of government farm subsidies on farmland rental rates may be smaller than once thought. This literature has corrected for bias due to expectation error in measured subsidy ...
  • Zereyesus, Yacob A.; Shanoyan, Aleksan; Ross, Kara; Amanor-Boadu, Vincent
    Empirical analysis of the physical well-being at the household level was conducted for a sample of households in Northern Ghana using a Multiple Indicators Multiple Causes model. Physical well-being was indicated by the ...
  • Hendricks, Nathan P.; Sinnathamby, Sumathy; Douglas-Mankin, Kyle; Smith, Aaron; Sumner, Daniel A.; Earnhart, Dietrich H. (2014-11)
    High corn prices cause farmers to plant more corn on fields that were planted to corn in the previous year, rather than alternating between corn and soybeans. Cultivating corn after corn requires greater nitrogen fertilizer ...
  • Belasco, E. J.; Cheng, Y.; Schroeder, Ted C.
  • Harris, Keith D.; James, H. S.
    Fresh water and arable land are essential for agricultural production and food processing. However, managing conflicting demands over water and land can be challenging for business leaders, environmentalists and other ...
  • Peterson, Jeffery M.; Smith, Craig M.; Leatherman, John C.; Hendricks, Nathan P.; Fox, John A. (2014-09)
    Payment for environmental service contracts commonly require actions beyond adoption of a practice, such as undergoing specified enrollment procedures, granting consent to being monitored, and paying penalties for violations. ...
  • Tonsor, Glynn T.; Mintert, James; Schroeder, Ted C. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2010-02-12)
    This publication uses national, quarterly data to examine U.S. meat demand using the Rotterdam model. The analysis provides insights into beef demand and previously unexamined topics including the effect of multiple ...

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