4 Results for 'Kasten, J.'

PR – WIND TURBINES IN GERMAN AGRICULTURE – NO RISK, NO GAIN? CURRENT SITUATION AND ECONOMIC VIABILITY

Abstract Only a small number of German farmers invest into wind turbines on the land they own. In contrast to that they tend to rather lease land for that purpose to investors. An explorative qualitative study on the reasons for ...Read More

PR – WIND TURBINES IN GERMAN AGRICULTURE – NO RISK, NO GAIN? CURRENT SITUATION AND ECONOMIC VIABILITY

Abstract: To reduce risks, diversification is recommended in economic science. This is in contrast to investment activities of farmers who often specialize. In this article the trade-offs of the two expansion strategies, diversification vs. specialization, are shown. Investments of the ...Read More

PR – RATES OF RETURN AND RISK FOR INVESTMENT WITH LATERAL DIVERSIFICATION VS. SPECIALIZATION

Abstract: Continuous technical progress in the memory, processor and transfer technology creates new opportunities e.g. in the mobile exchange of information in words and pictures. This allows new innovation rates, expanded options and necessities of image work also regarding agricultural ...Read More

PR – SOCIAL ACCEPTANCE OF AGRICULTURE: APPROACHES TO THE USE OF SOCIAL MEDIA

Yield fluctuations as a result of climatic influences can be a significant risk for farms. Marginal soils with a low yield potential in connection with comparatively unfavorable climatic conditions, as found in parts of Northeastern Germany, are particularly affected. The ...Read More