ERIC Number: ED063978
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Projected Cropping Patterns, Livestock Enterprises, Processing Activities, Capital Requirements, Employment, Income, and Training Needs for Alternative Farm Organizational Structures for the Navajo Indian Irrigation Project. A Special Report to the Four Corners Regional Commission.
Gorman, William D.; And Others
Information on the expected cropping patterns, livestock enterprises, processing and related activities, income and employment opportunities, capital needs, and training requirements for alternative farm organizational structures that could be selected for development of the Navajo Indian Irrigation Project is presented in this report. The major issues discussed are farm organizational stature, development capital, educational and training requirements, development philosophy, and infrastructure planning. Descriptions of field crop and vegetable crop budgets, livestock production, expected crop and livestock combinations, capital requirements, employment created, training needs, and generation of income are also discussed in terms of the irrigation project. Conclusions in the areas of organizational arrangements, capital requirements, creation of employment and training opportunities, and generation of income are included with related recommendations. Also included are 67 tables and 2 conceptual models of organizational structure for the project. (NQ)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Four Corners Regional Commission, Santa Fe, NM.
Authoring Institution: New Mexico State Univ., Las Cruces. Agricultural Experiment Station.