Farm Business Risk Management

Do Business Risk Management Program Payments enhance producers’ productivity and investment in productivity enhancing activities? The purpose of the project is to examine the relationship between Business Risk Management programs and firm level productivity; and to examine the competitiveness of livestock and crop/oilseed farms using productive efficiency measures. Agricultural policy frameworks such as Growing Forward are intended to enhance the productivity, competitiveness, and profitability of the agricultural sector in addition to stabilizing farming income.