THE EFFECTS OF RISK MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES WITH DIVERSIFIED HOG/CROP PRODUCTION
George F. Patrick and
Timothy Baker ()
No 21694, 1999 Annual meeting, August 8-11, Nashville, TN from American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association)
Risk management strategies were compared using a corn/soybean farm, a hog farm, and a diversified hog/crop farm. Results suggest risk management tools are more effective in combinations, hog/crop diversification shows limited risk reducing benefits, and the effects of choosing among risk management tools may be overemphasized.
Keywords: Agribusiness; Risk and Uncertainty (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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