Agricultural Economics Department

 

Authors

Date of this Version

Fall 2001

Comments

Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Acts of May 8 and June 30, 1914, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Elbert Dickey, Dean and Director of Cooperative Extension, University of Nebraska, Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources.

Abstract

Contents:
Retailing trends and household buying patterns by Bruce B. Johnson and John C. Allen
Are there opportunities to enter production agriculture today? by David J. Goeller
Carbon sequestration by Glenn A. Helmers
Food system evolution: A forerunner to change in production agriculture? by A.L. (Roy) Frederick
Getting dirty down on the farm by J. David Aiken
The use of experimental auction markets to study consumer demand by Wendy J. Umberger, Dillon M. Feuz, Chris R. Calkins and Karen M. Killinger
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