Are Farmers of the Middle Distinctively “Good Stewards?” Evidence from the Missouri Farm Poll, 2006

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James, Harvey S., Jr.; Hendrickson, Mary K.;
(2009)
  • Subject: Farmers of the middle, good farmer, agrarianism, farmer attitudes and values, Environmental Economics and Policy,

In this paper we consider the question of whether middle-scale farmers, which we define as producers generating between $100,000 and $250,000 in sales annually, are better agricultural stewards than small and large-scale producers. Our study is motivated by the argument... View more
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