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Adoption and Diffusion of Natural-Resource-Conserving Agricultural Technology

Keith O. Fuglie and Catherine A. Kascak.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

A national sample of U.S. farms is used to estimate the long-term trends in adoption and diffusion of conservation tillage, IPM, and soil fertilizer testing, technologies designed to reduce...

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Agricultural Industrialization: A Metaeconomics Look at the Metaphors by which we Live

Gary D. Lynne.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Economic Methodology; Agricultural Economics; Economic Development. 0 words.

Agriculture continues to be driven by rapid technological change on the base of a particular kind of value system. This path produces an abundance and variety of high-quality food and...

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Agricultural Innovation and New Ventures: Assessing the Commercial Potential

Allan Gray, Michael Boehlje, Vincent Amanor-Boadu and Joan Fulton.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2004; p ublished online December 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Agricultural Economics. 4603 words.

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Agrobiotechnology and Competitiveness

Nicholas G. Kalaitzandonakes.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2000; p ublished online December 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

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Animal Breeding and Productivity Growth of Dairy Farms

Daniel Muluwork Atsbeha, Dadi Kristofersson and Kyrre Rickertsen.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

July 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Production and Organizations; Agricultural Economics. 8812 words.

We introduce genetic-based technical change into a Malmquist productivity index and measure the growth in productivity caused by bovine breeding. Because breeding is likely to affect milk...

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Assessing the Implications of Intellectual Property Rights on Plant and Animal Agriculture

W. Lesser.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 1997; p ublished online December 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

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Big Constraints or Small Returns? Explaining Nonadoption of Hybrid Maize in Tanzania

Jonas Kathage, Menale Kassie, Bekele Shiferaw and Matin Qaim.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

March 2016; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Agricultural Economics. 8243 words.

New technologies are often not widely adopted by farmers in Africa. Several adoption constraints have been discussed in the literature, including limited access to information. Using data...

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Biotechnology and the development of food markets: retrospect and prospects

GianCarlo Moschini.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

September 2008; p ublished online September 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Agricultural Economics. 10563 words.

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Biotechnology has had an important impact on the agricultural and food industries over the last 12 years by way of fast and extensive adoption of a...

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Biotechnology: Opportunities and Challenges for Developing Countries

Uma Lele.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Manufacturing; Agricultural Economics. 4113 words.

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A Century-Long Perspective on Agricultural Development

Christopher B. Barrett, Michael R. Carter and C. Peter Timmer.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

April 2010; p ublished online April 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Agricultural Economics; Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity; Economic Development. 13016 words.

This article strategically surveys the past century’s literature on agricultural development. We organize the discussion around three “grand themes” that reveal the richness of agricultural...

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