21 Results for 'Brazil'

Strategic Mapping Of The Rural Farm: A Balanced Scorecard Approach

The present paper aims to propose an analysis and relation methodology of financial perspective, the customer perspective, the internal process perspective and the learning and growth perspective, in the same way as treated for Balanced Scorecard (BSC). The innovation, in this sense, is ...Read More

Strategic Mapping Of The Rural Farm: A Balanced Scorecard Approach

The marketing pressures for economically viable, socially fair and ecologically correct production systems have required the farmers to adopt new management practices, aiming to increase the production scale, improve the quality of the products, and reduce costs. The historical utilization ...Read More

Human Resource Management In Beef Cattle Farms At Triangulo Mineiro Region

The Brazilian milk production has been increasing at great rates year-by-year since the nineties. Between 1996 and 2004, the growth was about 2.96 percent by year, from 19 to 23.3 billion litters. Given that, market participants fear that the production ...Read More

Milk And Byproducts Exprots: Is It A Solution For Producers Or A Problem For Consumers

The debate on transgenic, which is embebed in asymmetrical information, has as a focal point, the risks and uncertainties to them associated. Many are the concerns and questions about the risks for the human health and the environment. Considering the ...Read More

Consumers Willingness To Pay To Avoid Transgenic Products

The objective of this study was to evaluate the effects of the government intervention on the expansion of the natural rubber production in São Paulo and Mato Grosso states. The method used was the policy analysis matrix, developed by MONKE ...Read More

Effects Of The Public Policies On The Natural Rubber Production In Sao Paulo And Mato Grosso States

Beef cattle production is suffering numerous difficulties in productive and economical terms in the state of Rio Grande do Sul. Expanding new markets, competition with other meats, external competition through imported Mercosul beef, new growth and slaughter processes bring new ...Read More

Economical Evaluation Through Gross Profit And Cash Flow In Different Cattle Systems In Rio Grande Do Sul

Brazil is the world beef export leader since 2004, when the Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) crisis in the United States and the severe draught in Australia dropped those countries beef exports and gave Brazilian beef chain a unique opportunity to ...Read More

Getting Access Into The EU Market: A Coordination Challenge For The Brazilian Beef Chain

The objective of this study is to show the importance of diversification in the risk management process. The study areas are: Mato Grosso, with large properties, and Rio Grande do Sul with small. The developed activities are annual cultures and ...Read More

Diversification As A Form Of Risk Management In Agriculture

The study identified some reasons that explain the limited use of scientific management tools by Brazilian farmers. A matrix of management activities was built to classify these reasons. Primary data used in the study were collected during two phases. During the first, ...Read More

Counseling Brazilian Farmers On Their Management Activities

Using the technique of “panels” farms were drawn as representatives from three regions of Brazil: the first was a medium size farm representing the grain production area of Northern Rio Grande do Sul State; the second, a large farm from the ...Read More