Panel: Farm Technology Impacts and Perceptions

Day 1, Afternoon Session I, 1:30 pm - 3:10 pm, BMH 235

(Theme: Agricultural Production)

  1. “Measuring Farmers’ Views of Anaerobic Digesters on Small and Mid-Sized Dairy Farms,” Adrianne Traub, Syracuse University
  2. “Perceived Benefits to the Use of Cocoa Technologies Among Farmers Under the Commercial Agriculture Development Project in Cross River State, Nigeria,” Elizabeth Onwubuya & Ifeoma Anugwa, University of Nigeria Nsukka
  3. “The Perennial Promise: Techno-optimist Agricultural Mechanization in California,” Patrick Baur & Alastair Iles, University of California, Berkeley
  4. “Irrigated Agriculture and Human Development: A County Level Analysis of the U.S. High Plains-Ogallala Region, 1980-2010,” Matthew Sanderson and Stephen Lauer, Kansas State University