Eficiência técnica na produção de leite em pequenas propriedades da microrregião de Viçosa - MG

This work evaluated the technical efficiency of productive resources utilization in small milk production farmers located in Viçosa region, Minas Gerais, Brazil. The study comprised small milk producers who have received technical assistance from a program created by the Federal University of Viçosa and Nestlé. The technical efficiency was evaluated using the Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) technique. The results obtained show that there are some farmers efficient and others inefficient. It was also observed that, during the 1999-2003 period, the technical efficiency has improved in the most of the farmers analyzed.


Variant title:
Technical efficiency in milk production on small farms of the region of Viçosa - MG
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Issue Date:
2004
Publication Type:
Journal Article
DOI and Other Identifiers:
ISSN 1679-1614 (Other)
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/56801
Published in:
Revista de Economia e Agronegócio / Brazilian Review of Economics and Agribusiness, Volume 02, Number 2
Page range:
261-290
Total Pages:
29




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