The data in this report have been obtained from a selected number of farms located in Central South Dakota. It is a summary of data gained in a limited participation program for the development of a computerized farm financial information system. For this reason, the data in this report cannot be interpreted as representative of all farms or areas in South Dakota. However, it can serve as a guide to those persons with farm operations similar to the ones included in this report. Data is presented in this report on the average for all participating farms in one geographic location. Beef production is the predominant livestock operation. Farms with dairy, hogs and sheep are also included. The principle crops include wheat, corn, oats and alfalfa hay.
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South Dakota State University
Allen, Herbert R., "1979 Financial Analysis South Dakota Farm Panel Records Program" (1980). Agricultural Experiment Station Agricultural Economics Pamphlets (1941-1991). 163.