2 Results for 'Purdue University, Indiana'

NPR – Risks, Attitudes And Sources Of Information Of Large-Scale Corn Belt Farmers

The transfer of innovations and knowledge to farmers can be improved by increased understanding of farmers’ decision making and their sources of information. To assist, farmers attending the Purdue University Top Farmer Crop Workshops (TFCW) have responded to brief questionnaires. ...Read More

NPR – Risks, Attitudes And Sources Of Information Of Large-Scale Corn Belt Farmers

This paper examines the impact of downside risk on cost efficiency for a sample of farms. Cost efficiency was estimated using traditional input and output measures, and then re-estimated including each farm’s downside risk score. Comparisons were made with and ...Read More