agricultural economics, farm machinery, farm credit
Optimal farm machinery complements were developed, using mixed-integer programming techniques, for several farm sizes, cropping patterns and different methods of financing (lease and credit-purchase). Financing methods did not affect machinery complement selection but did have an impact on farm profitability and cash flow.
Department of Economics, South Dakota State University
Number of Pages
Lone, Todd; Janssen, Larry; and Allen, Herb, "An Economic Analysis of Farm Machinery Complement Selection" (1986). Economics Staff Paper Series. 46.