Tripp, R.

From agronomic data to farmer recommendations - Mexico : CIMMYT, 1988. - v, 59 pages - Printed Computer File - An Economics Workbook .

Open Access Contents: Economics training manual - Economics workbook - Answers to workbook exercices|Also available in Spanish, French, and Th

This manual presents a set of procedures for doing an economic analysis of on-farm agronomic experiments wich will help in selecting treatments for furter experimentation and for developing farmer recommendations. The following points are discussed: importance of reviewing the objectives of the experiment; the experimental design and management; how to calculate total costs that vary, average yields, adjusted yield, gross field benefits, and net benefits; how to develop a partial budget; the importance of dominance analysis, marginal analysis, minimum returns analysis, and sensitivity analysis; and how to draw and report appropriate


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Cost benefit analysis
Crop yield
Economic analysis
Innovation adoption
Methods
Statistical analysis
Farming systems
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