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A Production Efficiency Analysis of Cucumber Farms in South Korea
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 Title & Authors
A Production Efficiency Analysis of Cucumber Farms in South Korea
Kim, Hae-min; Jang, Min-ki; Yi, Hyang-Mi;
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 Abstract
The purpose of this study is to analyse cucumber farms managing efficiency and to draw some factors needed to maximize farms production efficiency. After reviewing and analysing some cucumber farms main management index in detail, we found that, compared to scale improvement, technical efficiency has more potential to increase cucumber farms income. Moreover There is a positive correlation between cucumber production and farms pure technical efficiency slightly, but because of the degree, we suggested to reduce input elements for enhancing pure technical efficiency under certain conditions.
 Keywords
cucumber farm;farm management;production efficiency;technical efficiency;vinyl house;
 Language
Korean
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