3 Results for 'Norwegian Agricultural Economics Research Institute (NILF)'

Organic Dairy Farming In Norway Under The 100% Organically Produced Feed Requirement

The EU regulation governing organic production will require 100% organic feed in organic dairy systems from August 2005 compared with 85% currently in Norway. This study aimed to assess adjustments in resource use and financial impacts on organic dairy herds ...Read More

Organic Dairy Farming In Norway Under The 100% Organically Produced Feed Requirement

Risk is important for farmers’ choice of cropping system. The aim of this study was to compare risk of organic, integrated and conventional cropping systems. Experimental cropping system data (1991-1999) from eastern Norway were combined with budgeted data. Empirical distributions ...Read More

Comparison Of Risk In Organic, Integrated And Conventional Cropping Systems In Eastern Norway

Norway, on Europe’s northern fringe, is characterised by small-scale farming. The choice of crops and their yields are limited by the Nordic climate. Farm policies promote decentralisation and a varied farm structure in order to secure rural settlement, food security, ...Read More