Goal Structure of U.S. Meat Goat Producers: Is Farm Performance Consistent with the Goals?

This study uses data from a national survey to determine the goal hierarchies of U.S. meat goat producers and the factors impacting goal structure. Profit maximization and leisure-related goals were the highest-ranked goals. Producer demographics, farm descriptors, region of production, and other factors impacted goal structure.


Issue Date:
2014
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/162502
Total Pages:
16




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