Disaster Planning in the Dairy Industry: Conceptual Issues and a Spatial Modelling Approach

Natural disasters in the u.S. demonstrate the lack of and need for integrated disaster plans for the u.S. dairy industry. It is demonstrated how a spatial model of the Northeast dairy industry can be used to assess and analyze potential impacts of local and regional disasters on market levels in the industry. A hypothetical radioactive release from a nuclear power plant reactor in the Northeast provides an example.


Issue Date:
1992-02
Publication Type:
Working or Discussion Paper
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/121540
Total Pages:
25
Series Statement:
SP 90-13




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