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Energy Substitution Rates and Energy Policy Analysis on Nova Scotia Dairy Farms
This paper analyzes energy substitution rates on dairy farms in Nova Scotia (NS), Canada. A transcendental logarithmic cost function is used to find the elasticities of substitution which are utilized to determine the ...
Applying Geographic Information Systems to the Study of Honey Bee Diseases and Pests
The western honey bee (Apis mellifera) is one of the most valuable pollinators in the global agriculture industry. However, recent years have seen a decrease in the worldwide honey bee population through colony collapse, ...