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Vertical coordination via contract farming

Marshall Dees Harris

Vertical coordination via contract farming

by Marshall Dees Harris

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Published by Natural Resource Economics Division, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture; for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Contracts, Agricultural -- United States.,
    • Vertical integration -- United States.,
    • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- United States.,
    • Contracts, Agricultural.,
    • Vertical integration.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes.

      Statement[by] Marshall Harris and Dean T. Massey.
      Series[United States. Dept. of Agriculture] Miscellaneous publication, no. 1073, Miscellaneous publication (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ;, no. 1073.
      ContributionsMassey, Dean T., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS21 .A46 no. 1073
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 101 p.
      Number of Pages101
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL239546M
      LC Control Numberagr68000152

        This study analyzed the impact of vegetables’ contract farming on the household’s income using data collected from smallholder vegetable farmers from four districts of the East Shewa zone, central rift valley of Ethiopia. The study combines both quantitative and qualitative data obtained from desk review, an in-depth household interview, Author: Gemechu Mulatu, Jema Haji, Belaineh Legesse, Mengistu Ketema. Portici, Via Università, 96 8, , Portici, Naples, Italy contract farming amounted for 28% over the total production value in , whereas in , the same ratio was only 11% (Mac-Donald and Korb ). More specifically, some Do durum wheat producers benefit of vertical coordination? Cited by: 5.

      We found evidence of contract farming in eight countries, involving a minimum of 10, producers, and vertical coordination in five countries, covering at le ha. Vertical Coordination Via Contract Farming (Classic Reprint) by Marshall Harris Pages, Published by Forgotten Books ISBN , ISBN: Entrepreneurial Control in Farming (Classic Reprint).

      Agricultural Risk Management Through Contract Farming Ventures: An Exploration of Cross-Country Evidences: /ch To build an agrarian economy that guarantees sustenance and food security to a vast populace, raw material for its growing industrial base, surpluses forAuthor: Isha Gole, Neha Sharma. Marshall Harris & Dean T. Massey, Vertical Coordination via Contract Farming (U.S. Dep't of Agriculture ) InfoHawk+ Marshall Dees Harris, with Virgil L. Hurlburt, Your Farm Rent Determination Problem (U.S. Dept. of Agriculture ).


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Vertical coordination via contract farming by Marshall Dees Harris Download PDF EPUB FB2

OCLC Number: Description: v, pages 26 cm. Contents: Chapter 1. Introduction --Contract farming. 1 --Chapter t of contracts: General provisions --Farm and nonfarm inputs --The production process --Marketing phase --Contract enforcement. 4 --Chapter uction to legal problems in vertical coordination contracts: Interpretation.

In the dairy, olive and vegetable oil industries, most firms have relied upon open market purchase to provide raw materials, whereas one of the widespread means of vertical coordination in this sector is contract farming. The share of contract farming, especially in tomato and pea growing, may be anywhere between 1 and %, Cited by: 9.

What is Vertical Coordination. A process where each stage of production is managed and interrelated to the next stage so as to make decisions on what and how much to produce.

Learn more in: Agricultural Risk Management Through Contract Farming Ventures: An Exploration of Cross-Country Evidences. Vertical Coordination In The Agro-Food Industry And Contract Farming: A Comparative Study Of Turkey And The Usa.

Vertical coordination and contract farming as a widely used way of it have been a major interest to scientists from different disciplines such as economists, anthropologists, political economists, sociologists and even geographers.

Contract relationship is not new in agriculture dated back to the. In this study, first, vertical coordination theory is briefly reviewed focusing on contract farming. Vertical coordination refers to the synchronization of successive stages of production and marketing, with respect to quantity, quality, and timing of product fl ows.

Methods of vertical coordination include open production (also referred to as open or spot market), vertical integration and contract by: 3. The contract marketing and production refers to a firm committing to purchase a commodity from a producer at a price agreed in advance of the purchase.

A contract between producers and processors is a form of vertical coordination. Contracts involve different levels of producer and processor responsibility.

Contract farming has produced additional. Contract farming is a form of vertical coordination in which firms support farmers during the production and/or marketing process by providing them with improved access to high-quality agricultural inputs, technical support, storage facility, and secured output by: 1.

Contract farming is a type of vertical coordination that encourages small-scale farmers. participation in tea production. It refers to an arrangement between producers and processors to exchange inputs and outputs with pre-agreed price, time, quality and quantity (Singh, ).

via state-owned enterprise 2. via private company 3. and via. vertical coordination in the USA swine industry has taken place through contract production. The percentage of pigs produced under contract increased from 2% to.

In this context, the present paper seeks to identify the characteristics of contract and non-contract farmers and factors that induce farmers to participate in contract farming.

The analysis is based on farm households (including both contract and non-contract) from two districts of Andhra by: 3. On the contrary, contract producers were found enjoying benefits of assured procurement of their produce and higher prices.

The study lists policy hurdles in scaling up the innovative models of vertical coordination in high-value food commodities" -- Authors' Abstract. empirical studies of contract farming in five countries arrangements (Ghana, India, Madagascar, Mozambique, and Nicaragua).

such as costly grades and standards or vertical coordination or To what extent and under what terms do smallholder farmers participate in via contract AVCs farming. The Participation of Malaysian Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Farmers in Contract Farming 77 packages and credits.

Production Management Contracts are associated with large out-grower and nucleus-estate schemes that directly shape and regulate the production and labour processes of the grower (Baumann, ). An Overview of Contract Farming: Legal Issues and Challenges Rev.

unif. laws, by application as general principles of international law, or if expressly chosen to govern a specific contract Although not usually part of enforceable law, the PICC, like the CISG, has been influential in and formsCited by: 7.

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Contract farming in development countries has become popular, and this is the same for vegetable production in China. The purpose of this paper is to investigate the impact of production attributes of different vegetables on farmers’ decision of contract farming participation, as well as examine the impact of marketing contracts on net : Xiaokang Li, Hongdong Guo, Lin Li.

The interest in contract farming as a mechanism to coordinate linkages between farmers and agribusiness firms has increased considerably in the recent past. This paper reviews the changes in agri-food systems that are leading to tighter coordination of supply chains and discusses the theoretical basis for contract farming as a chain governance Size: KB.

To understand the rationale for contract farming, it is useful to view it as one form of vertical coordination, in between spot markets (in which supply and demand are coordinated through prices alone) and vertical integration (in which supply and demand are coordinated by having one firm carry out multiple stages in the market channel).

farmers and agro-industrial firms to enhance vertical coordination through contract farming in Vietnam. Vietnam remains one of the world’s most competitive co ee producers but the sustainable future of the industry is being questioned due to various challenges [40,41].

First, production expansion cannot continue due to environmental : Nguyen Hung Anh, Wolfgang Bokelmann, Ngo Thi Thuan, Do Thi Nga, Nguyen Van Minh.As the dominant form of vertical coordination in agri-food supply chain, contract farming is conducive to promoting farmers’ safe production behavior, improving food quality and safety, and ensuring public health.It also points out the importance of strong managerial competencies and capabilities of dairy farm managers in order to exploit fully the efficiency potential provided by vertical coordination.

Keywords: vertical coordination, contract farming, supply chain, dairy industry, incomplete contracts, principal-agent problem, business expansionCited by: 1.