Thesis - Open Access
Master of Science (MS)
Department / School
The purpose of this study is to describe and analyze the marketing channels for farm machinery to determine: (a) what the pattern of distribution for farm machinery is at the present time in South Dakota; (b) how well the distribution system is functioning in regard to the problem of farm income maximization; (c) what the problems of the South Dakota implement dealers are and their resulting effect on farm income; and (d) improvements in distributing farm machinery that could benefit both dealers and farmers in South Dakota, as revealed through a questionnaire study of the implement dealers in South Dakota.
Library of Congress Subject Headings
Agricultural machinery industry -- South Dakota
Agricultural machinery -- South Dakota
Agricultural machinery -- Marketing
Includes bibliographical references
Number of Pages
South Dakota State University
No Copyright - Non-Commercial Use Only
Fliginger, C. John., "Farm Equipment Retailing in South Dakota" (1956). Electronic Theses and Dissertations. 2345.