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Thesis - University Access Only
Master of Science (MS)
Department / School
This research project attempts to project financial growth (or decline) and survival prospects of a simulated cash grain farm in South Dakota within nine years (1989 – 1997) under alternative economic scenarios. This research is intended to provide farm owners, farm operators and the agricultural policy makers with some knowledge about major factors affecting farm growth and survival. The dynamic farm simulation model employed in the research is FLIPSIM V.
Library of Congress Subject Headings
Family farms -- Economic aspects -- South Dakota
Farm ownership -- Economic aspects -- South Dakota
Farm tenancy -- Economic aspects -- South Dakota
South Dakota State University
Qu, Yin, "The Effects of Different Financial Leverage, Land Ownership, and Rental Agreements on Cash Grain Family Farms' Survivability and Growth in Northeast South Dakota" (1992). Electronic Theses and Dissertations. 5778.