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Economic assessment of six research, development and extension investments by the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries (Queensland)

Chudleigh, P., Hardaker, T. and Clarke, M. (2020) Economic assessment of six research, development and extension investments by the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries (Queensland). Project Report. Agtrans Research.

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Abstract

This report presents the results of a series of cost-benefit analyses (CBA) of completed research, development and extension (RD&E) investments made by the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, Queensland (DAF).
DAF required an analysis of six project and project cluster investments. The project and project cluster investments were:
• Investment 1: Delivery of superior forage cereal varieties for sub-tropical Queensland
• Investment 2: Measures to reduce the spread of Cowpea Mild Mosaic Virus in Queensland French Bean crops
• Investment 3: Transforming subtropical/tropical tree crop productivity
• Investment 4: Leading Sheep
• Investment 5: Genetic improvement of reproduction in tropical beef cattle
• Investment 6: Regional soil testing guidelines for the Northern Grains region

Item Type:Monograph (Project Report)
Corporate Creators:Agtrans Research, AgEconPlus Pty Ltd
Business groups:Animal Science, Crop and Food Science, Horticulture and Forestry Science
Keywords:Final report
Subjects:Agriculture > Agriculture (General) > Agricultural economics
Science > Biology > Genetics
Agriculture > Agriculture (General) > Documents and other collections
Agriculture > Agriculture (General) > Farm economics. Farm management. Agricultural mathematics
Agriculture > Agriculture (General) > Soils. Soil science
Agriculture > Agriculture (General) > Methods and systems of culture. Cropping systems
Agriculture > Agriculture (General) > Improvement, reclamation, fertilisation, irrigation etc., of lands (Melioration)
Plant culture > Field crops
Plant culture > Vegetables
Plant culture > Fruit and fruit culture
Plant pests and diseases
Plant pests and diseases > Individual or types of plants or trees
Plant pests and diseases > Plant pathology
Animal culture > Breeding and breeds
Animal culture > Cattle
Animal culture > Sheep
Deposited On:05 Aug 2021 03:52
Last Modified:03 Sep 2021 16:46

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