Robertson, J F; Daniel, C and Edwards, I E (2006) Five-year financial analysis of two commercial farms converting to organic: 2000-2005. In: Atkinson, C; Ball, B; Davies, D H K; Rees, R; Russell, G; Stockdale, E A; Watson, C A; Walker, R and Younie, D (Eds.) Aspects of Applied Biology 79, What will organic farming deliver? COR 2006, Association of Applied Biologists, pp. 145-149.
The financial performance including input and output costs were analysed for two commercial Scottish farms converting to organic production. A comparative analysis for a five year period is provided using data from the Scottish Farm Accounts scheme, and demonstrates that both conversions had positive financial outcomes. Both farms applied strategic changes to their businesses.
|EPrint Type:||Conference paper, poster, etc.|
|Type of presentation:||Poster|
|Keywords:||Organic conversion, finance, dairy, general cropping|
|Subjects:||Farming Systems > Farm economics|
|Research affiliation:|| UK > Other organizations|
UK > Colloquium of Organic Researchers (COR) > COR 2006
|Deposited By:||MILLMAN, Mrs Carol A|
|Deposited On:||20 Dec 2006|
|Last Modified:||12 Apr 2010 07:34|
Repository Staff Only: item control page