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A Decision Support Aid for Beef Cattle Investment Using Expert Systems

  • Lawrence L. Falconer (a1), Charles R. Long (a2) and James M. McGrann (a3)

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The beef cattle investment decision provides an excellent opportunity to increase the economic efficiency of beef cattle production. The investment questions that face beef cattle producers are of interest to beef cattle producers, educators, and financial institutions involved in lending to beef cattle producing firms. This study develops a decision support aid utilizing expert system technology to assist beef cattle producers in making well-founded investment decisions with respect to the firm's beef cattle herd.

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A Decision Support Aid for Beef Cattle Investment Using Expert Systems

  • Lawrence L. Falconer (a1), Charles R. Long (a2) and James M. McGrann (a3)

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