2 edition of U.S. hog industry found in the catalog.
U.S. hog industry
Roy Neuman Van Arsdall
1984 by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. [distributor in Washington, D.C .
Written in English
|Other titles||US hog industry|
|Statement||Roy N. Van Arsdall, Kenneth E. Nelson.|
|Series||Agricultural economic report -- no. 511|
|Contributions||Nelson, K. E., United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economic Research Service|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iv, 106 p. :|
|Number of Pages||106|
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May Currently, U.S. hog operations are heavily concentrated in the Midwest and in eastern North Carolina. For a comprehensive overview of the hogs and pork industry, —including production, policy, and trade, —see Sector at a Glance.
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Downloadable. A quarterly econometric model of supply response I the U.S. Hog industry is constructed. This model incorporates relevant biological features of hog production directly into the structural specification.
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