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Why do farmers care about rented land?
Unravelling the influence of tenure on farmers’ soil management
Rental shares of agricultural land are increasing in many countries, as are soil degradation and erosion. Theory suggests that these trends may be correlated, yet empirical findings are ambiguous. This research investigates ...
Environmental efficiency measurement when producers control pollutants under heterogeneous conditions: a generalization of the materials balance approach
This article provides a generalization of the materials balance-based production model introduced by Coelli et al. (2007). Based on this, some new environmental efficiency (EE) measures are presented. The Coelli et al. ...
Who participates in agri-environmental schemes?
A mixed-methods approach to investigate the role of farmer archetypes in scheme uptake and participation level
essential for mitigating negative impacts of agriculture. To support adoption through policy, it is necessary to understand which types of farms or farmers do or do not (yet) apply such practices. However, farmers are not ...