Land markets, agricultural economics, farmland management
Sustainable farming and reduced or low tillage are the technical and management innovations examined in the paper. A stratified survey of producers in a six county area of eastern South Dakota was conducted. The specific characteristics examined are operator age, education, gross income, percentage of rented land and cropping acres. The paper analysis the adopters and nonadopters of such technical and management innovations on the farm.
Franklin, Douglas and Ahmed, Abdirizak, "Farm Management Innovators: Characteristics of Eastern South Dakota Farm Operators" (1992). Economics Research Reports. 40.