ARTICLES & WHITE PAPERS

These are brief papers that have been developed by Centrec
as a way to share our thoughts about the future of the agricultural sector.

Structure of Agriculture

  • How are Your Customers Changing?

  • Farmers of the Future: Market Segmentation and Buying Behavior

The Evolution of Agricultural Value Chains

Using System Dynamics to Build Strategy in Agriculture

Farming in the 21st Century (entire series)

Financial Analysis for Farms and Ranches

Financing and Supplying Inputs To the 21st Century Producer (entire series)

Value Chains in the Agricultural Industries (entire series)

Investigating the Economic Value of Selected NESDIS Products

The report provides information that will be useful to NESDIS leaders regarding the types of applications that generate value for society, including explicit monetary values.

Investigating the Economic Value of Selected NESDIS Products

Midwestern Impact of the 2000 Drought Forecasts

Final Report to the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research

Midwestern Impact of the 2000 Drought Forecasts

System Dynamics

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System Dynamics

Credit

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Credit

2020/2021 Sorghum Quality Report

The report is designed to provide international customers and other interested parties with accurate, unbiased information about the quality of the U.S. sorghum crop.

2020/2021 Sorghum Quality Report

GOES Economic Value

Presentation Summarizing GOES Economic Value

GOES Economic Value

“Potential Socio-Economic Benefits of GOES-R”

GOES Economic Value Report Extended Abstract

“Potential Socio-Economic Benefits of GOES-R”

An Investigation of the Economic and Social Value of Selected NOAA Data and Products for GOES

This report presents findings from an analytical research project entitled, “An Investigation of the Economic and Social Value of Selected NOAA Data and Products for GOES”.

An Investigation of the Economic and Social Value of Selected NOAA Data and Products for GOES

Finance

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Finance

Economic Value of Selected NOAA Products within the Railroad Sector

As part of the NOAA continuing efforts to improve the data products and information services it provides, the agency periodically evaluates the manner in which its products and services are used and the economic value the products and services provide to its customers.

Economic Value of Selected NOAA Products within the Railroad Sector

Value Chain

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Value Chain

Strategy

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Strategy

2021/2022 Corn Harvest Quality Report

The report provides information about the quality of the current U.S. crop at harvest as it enters international merchandising channels. Corn quality observed by buyers will be affected by subsequent handling, blending and storage conditions.

2021/2022 Corn Harvest Quality Report