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Linking apple farmers to markets: determinants and impacts of marketing contracts in China
(Emerald Group Publishing Limited on behalf of the China Agricultural University and the Chinese Association for Agricultural Economics, 2016)
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to investigate the determinants of marketing contract choices including written contracts, oral contracts and no contracts, as well as to examine the impact of marketing contracts on ...
IPM adoption, cooperative membership and farm economic performance: Insight from apple farmers in China
(Emerald Publishing Limited, 2018-09-06)
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to examine the impact of agricultural cooperative membership on farmers’ decisions to adopt integrated pest management (IPM) technology and to estimate the impact of IPM adoption on ...
The economic impacts of agricultural cooperatives on smallholder farmers in rural China
This paper examines the impacts of agricultural cooperative membership on output price, gross income, farm profit, and return on investment (ROI) utilizing a recent household survey data of 481 apple producers in China. ...