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Schwarz, Franz and Hassler, J.B. (1973) Beef cattle - at what weight should they be sold? (Research Bulletin No. 254)
Specific objectives of this study are: (1) To evaluate the recent historical price relationships of the beef sector indicative of profit and loss conditions caused by disorderly aggregate performance in production and marketing. (2) To analyze the risks involved at various positions in the chain of production and marketing activities. (3) To suggest information and action programs which could reduce the amount of disorderly production and marketing.