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Department of Primary Industries (Vic)

Owning Institution

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Report

7 Feb 2012

This paper describes an integrated modelling approach suitable for analysing a wide range of policy, economic and environmental issues where spatial heterogeneity is important. The approach involves overlaying whole-farm models onto GIS map layers of land use, soil, climate and topographic information. The integration is...

Report

7 Feb 2012

This paper reports a use of a real-options valuation methodology to analyse wine grape farm investment under price and yield uncertainty.

Revenue levels to incentivise entry and exit were calculated for three different sizes of wine grape farms in north west Victoria. The modelling...

Report

7 Feb 2012

This paper examines the possible sources of total factor productivity change in the dairy sector between 2007–08 and 2010–11.

Analysis is conducted over the components of total factor productivity (TFP) growth for a subset of dairy enterprises in Victoria. Specifically, the research considers the...

Report

30 Jan 2012

This report is prepared to provide information on the value of Victorian and Australian food and fibre exports.

The report is prepared by Farm Services Victoria and is focused on export performance by commodity groups and key export markets for the 2006-07 to 2010-11...

Book

30 Jan 2012

This paper discusses the pressures and drivers of land use change, community values ascribed to land use and the policy tools that can be used to maximise the total value to the community.

Land use pressures are particularly acute in Victoria - a small...

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