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Wheat Cleaning Decisions at Country Elevators
D. Demcey Johnson and William W. Wilson
Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics
Vol. 18, No. 2 (December 1993), pp. 198-210
Published by: Western Agricultural Economics Association
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/40986792
Page Count: 13
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This article presents a mathematical programming model of wheat cleaning and blending decisions at a country elevator. Simulations are performed to illustrate the sensitivity of cleaning to selected variables, including the value of screenings, transportation costs, and market discounts for excess dockage. In addition, the model is used to assess the impact of including dockage in the grade standards for wheat.
Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics © 1993 Western Agricultural Economics Association