Economic Impact of Introducing Rotations on Long Island Potato Farms

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Potatoes have been grown continuously on many Long Island (New York) fields. Environmental concerns have raised questions about the continued usage of this practice. A farm-level linear programming model was used to investigate the economic impacts of crop rotations which result in reduced potato acreage. Crop rotations (an Integrated Pest Management tactic… (More)

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@inproceedings{Lazarus2002EconomicIO, title={Economic Impact of Introducing Rotations on Long Island Potato Farms}, author={Sheryl S. Lazarus and Gerald B. White}, year={2002} }