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Regional Economic Impacts of Fusarium Head Blight in Wheat and Barley
Fusarium Head Blight is a fungus affecting wheat and barley in the upper Midwest region of the United States. The purpose of this study is to estimate the direct and secondary regional economicExpand
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ESTIMATING THE ECONOMIC IMPACT OF A CROP DISEASE: THE CASE OF FUSARIUM HEAD BLIGHT IN U.S. WHEAT AND BARLEY
Plant diseases, particularly those affecting major agricultural crops, can have serious economic consequences, both for agricultural producers and for the regional economy. Since 1993, the springExpand
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ECONOMIC IMPACTS OF FUSARIUM HEAD BLIGHT IN WHEAT AND BARLEY: 1993-2001
Fusarium Head Blight (FHB), commonly known as scab, has been a severe problem for wheat and barley producers since 1993. This study provides an update of economic losses suffered by wheat and barleyExpand
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Tourist Word of Mouth and Revisit Intentions to Rural Tourism Destinations: a Case of North Dakota, USA
Destination managers in rural states, like North Dakota, understand the benefits of tourism and, thus, the importance of studying visitors' intentions. This study investigated visitors' perceptionsExpand
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Assessing economic impacts of biological control of weeds: The case of leafy spurge in the northern Great Plains of the United States
Leafy spurge (Euphorbia esulaL.), a perennial weed native to Europe and Asia, has become a serious problem for ranchers and land managers in the northern Great Plains region of the United States.Expand
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The North Dakota Input-Output Model: A Tool for Analyzing Economic Linkages
North Dakota's input-output model has become an integral part of many economic research activities involving state issues. Since its development to analyze the economic impacts associated withExpand
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Economic Contribution North Dakota Cooperatives Make to the State Economy
Cooperatives are an important form of business organization in North Dakota; 405 cooperatives were operating in the state in 2004, with most (224) related to agriculture (farm supply, agriculturalExpand
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Preliminary Feasibility Analysis For An Integrated Biomaterials And Ethanol Biorefinery Using Wheat Straw Feedstock
Biobased products and fuels appear to have a very bright future. A consortium led by NDSU is currently engaged in a project that would use cellulose nanofibers derived from wheat straw to make aExpand
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