William D. McBride

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)

355 E Street, SW

Washington, DC 20024-3221

United States

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

The Transformation of U.S. Livestock Agriculture Scale, Efficiency, and Risks

Economic Information Bulletin No. 43
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 06 Mar 2009
James M. MacDonald and William D. McBride
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
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Citation 32

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Livestock, dairy, broilers, hogs, fed cattle, farm structure, scale economies, contract agriculture, CAFO's, growth-promoting antibiotics

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Economics of Antibiotic Use in U.S. Livestock Production

USDA, Economic Research Report Number 200, November 2015
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 07 Jun 2017
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
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Antibiotics, livestock, United States, economics, prices, feed efficiency, production purposes, antimicobials, growth promotion, policy analysis, disease prevention

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Profits, Costs, and the Changing Structure of Dairy Farming

USDA-ERS Economic Research Report No. 47
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Jan 2008
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
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Dairy farming, economies of scale, economies of size,dairy farm structure, milk costs

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The Conservation Reserve Program: Economic Implications for Rural America

USDA-ERS Agricultural Economic Report No. 834
Number of pages: 112 Posted: 19 Nov 2004
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), Resource and Rural Economics Division, (Former) U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) -- retired, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), Environmental Defense Fund, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
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Citation 25

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Conservation Reserve Program, CRP, rural development, rural employment, land retirement impacts, land-use changes, recreation spending

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Corn and Soybean Production Costs and Export Competitiveness in Argentina, Brazil, and the United States

USDA Economic Information Bulletin 154, June 2016
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 07 Jun 2017
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), Independent, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) – Economic Research Service (ERS)
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Cost of production, soybeans, corn, United States, Brazil, Argentina, export competitiveness

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The Changing Economics of U.S. Hog Production

USDA-ERS Economic Research Report No. 52, December 2007
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Jan 2008
Nigel Key and William D. McBride
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
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Citation 25

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Hogs, farm productivity, production contracts, pork prices, scale of production, farm structure, total factor productivity

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Economic and Structural Relationships in U.S. Hog Production

USDA-ERS Agricultural Economic Report No. 818
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 13 Jul 2005
William D. McBride and Nigel Key
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
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Hog production, industry structure, structural change, production costs, contract production, manure management

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Characteristics, Costs and Issues for Organic Dairy Farming

USDA Economic Research Report No. 82
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 Nov 2009
William D. McBride and Catherine Greene
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
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dairy, organic, milk production, costs of production, pasture, Agricultural Resource Management Survey (ARMS)

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Trends and Developments in Hog Manure Management: 1998-2009

USDA, Economic Research Service, Economic Information Bulletin Number 81, 2011
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Jun 2017
Nigel Key, William D. McBride, Marc Ribaudo and Stacy Sneeringer
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
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Hog production, manure management, structural change, environmental regulation

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The Diverse Structure and Organization of U.S. Beef Cow-Calf Farms

USDA-ERS Economic Information Bulletin No. 73
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 28 Jul 2012
William D. McBride and Kenneth Mathews
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
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Beef cow-calf production, farm income, animal traceability, Agricultural Resource Management Survey (ARMS), National Animal Identification System (NAIS)

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Characteristics and Production Costs of U.S. Hog Farms, 2004

USDA-ERS Economic Information Bulletin No. 32
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 17 Jan 2008
William D. McBride and Nigel Key
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
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Agriculture, swine, hogs, hog production, hog operations, Agricultural Resource Management Survey, production costs, economies of size

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The Profit Potential of Certified Organic Field Crop Production

USDA, Economic Research Service Economic Research Report Number 188 July 2015
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 07 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2019
William D. McBride, Catherine Greene, Linda Foreman and Mir Ali
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
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corn, wheat, soybeans, organic and conventional production, average treatment-effect, propensity-score matching, regression with endogenous treatment-effects, Agricultural Resource Management Survey (ARMS)

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U.S. Hog Production from 1992 to 2009: Technology, Restructuring, and Productivity Growth

USDA Economic Research Report Number 158, October 2013
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 07 Jun 2017
William D. McBride and Nigel Key
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
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Hogs, pigs, farm productivity, production contracts, pork prices, scale of production, farm structure, total factor productivity, concentration, Agricultural Resource Management Survey

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Policy Reform in the Tobacco Industry: Producers Adapt to a Changing Market

Economic Research Service, Paper No. EIB-77
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Mar 2012
Linda Foreman and William D. McBride
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
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Tobacco, structural change, farm adjustments, adaptations, Agricultural Resources Management Survey (ARMS)

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U.S. Rice Production in the New Millennium: Changes in Structure, Practices, and Costs

Economic Research Service, Economic Research Bulletin Number 202, December 2018
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 04 Jan 2019
William D. McBride, Sharon Raszap Skorbiansky and Nathan Childs
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
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rice, farm productivity, hybrid seed, precision farming, cost-of-production, economies of size, Agricultural Resource Management Survey

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Production Contracts and Productivity in the U.S. Hog Sector

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 85, Issue 1, pp. 121-133, 2003
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 31 Mar 2020
Nigel Key and William D. McBride
USDA Economic Research Service and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
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production contracts, productivity, sample selection, technological difference

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Sub‐Therapeutic Antibiotics and the Efficiency of U.S. Hog Farms

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 96, Issue 3, pp. 831-850, 2014
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Apr 2020
Nigel Key and William D. McBride
USDA Economic Research Service and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)
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antibiotics, technical efficiency, productivity, hog production, antimicrobial resistance, stochastic production frontier

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Production Contracts and Productivity in the U.S. Hog Sector

Posted: 11 Apr 2003
Nigel Key and William D. McBride
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)

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Production Contracts, Productivity, Sample Selection, Technological Difference