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Technical and Economical Efficıency of Peanut Production in Turkey

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Technical and Economical Efficıency of Peanut Production in Turkey

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The primary objective of this study is to estimate the level of technical, economic and allocative efficiency for peanut production in the farms growing peanut in Turkey. The data, obtained from 90 peanut growing farms located in Adana and Osmaniye provinces, which together accounts for more than 80% of Turkey’s peanut production, were analyzed using Data Envelopment Analysis and Stochastic Frontier Analysis methods. Peanut yield, pure nitrogen, pure phosphorus, machinery operating time, labour ...

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Oğuz Parlakay


Distribution and Marketing of Agricultural Products


Data Envelopment Analysis, Stochastic Frontier Analysis, Efficiency Analysis, Peanut

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This resource is licensed under the license(CC-BY-NC-ND) Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported

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