Poster presentations

Third Annual Canadian Agricultural Policy Conference: Growing Canada's Agricultural Economy: The Role of Trade
January 23-25, 2013
Ottawa, Ontario

Poster Abstracts [ PDF ]

Implications of BRM Program Participation on the Feasibility of Beneficial Management Practices Adoption [ PDF ]
Dawn Trautman, Scott Jeffrey, and Jim Unterschultz 
Department of Resource Economics and Environmental Sociology, University of Alberta

Developing Financial Weather Derivatives for Prairie Farmers [ PDF ]
Peter Bell, Robyn McGregor, G Cornelis van Kooten, and Emma Wilson
Departments of Economics and Geography, University of Victoria

How do Restrictions on Foreign Ownership Affect Price: Empirical and Theoretical Analyses of the Saskatchewan Farmland Security Act [ PDF ]
Peter Bell
Department of Economics, University of Victoria

Incorporating Variable Costs of Adoption into Conservation Auctions [ PDF ]
Scott Wilson and Peter Boxall
Department of Resource Economics and Environmental Sociology, University of Alberta

Assessing the Effectiveness of an Alberta-based Agri-environmental Extension Program [ PDF ]
Stephanie Simpson, Curtis Rollins and Peter Boxall 
Department of Resource Economics & Environmental Sociology, University of Alberta

A Survey of Farmer Perspectives on the PEI ALUS Program [ PDF ]
Van Lantz, Toni Anderson, and Libby Johnston
Faculty of Forestry and Environmental Management, University of New Brunswick

The Economic Determinants of Conservation Tillage Adoption Rates in the Prairie Region of Canada [ PDF ]
Yijeong Park and Professor James Vercammen
University of British Columbia

Public Preferences for Transfer of Development Credits in the BHI [ PDF ]
Katherine Packman1, Marian Weber1, and Peter Boxall2 
1Alberta Innovates Technology Futures 
2Department of Resource Economics and Environmental Sociology, University of Alberta 

 

Second Annual Canadian Agricultural Policy Conference: Growing Forward in a Volatile Environment
January 13-14, 2012
Ottawa, Ontario

Poster Abstracts [ PDF ]

Agricultural Nutrient Management Employing the Concept of Ecological Goods and Services [ PDF ] 
Karen Ageson
University of British Columbia

An Opportunity Cost Model for Species at Risk Habitat Protection in Saskatchewan’s Milk River Watershed [ PDF ]
Alicia Entem, Vic Adamowicz, and Peter Boxall 
University of Alberta

Transitioning to a new approach for sustainable development: the case of Manitoba agriculture [ PDF ]
Kerri L. Holland 
University of Alberta

Estimating a Wealth Account for Agricultural Land in Quebec: Incorporating Natural Capital into a System of Environmental-Economic Accounts [ PDF ] 
René Roy and Paul J. Thomassin 
McGill University

Weather Index Insurance: Climate Impacts on Agriculture in China [ PDF ] 
Baojing Sun, Peter Bell, Fan Zhang, and G. Cornelis van Kooten 
University of Victoria

Effectively turning Knowledge to Action Agriculture’s Adoption of Alberta’s Carbon Offset Protocols [ PDF ]
Onnolee Nordstrom and Brent Swallow
University of Alberta

 

First Annual Canadian Agriculture Policy Conference
January 13-14, 2011
Ottawa, Ontario

Poster Abstracts PDF ]

An Empirical Examination of Landowner Characteristics, Social Capital, and Farmland Rental Rates in Southern OntarioPDF ]
James Bryan, B. James Deaton and Alfons Weersink
University of Guelph

Social norms and values in agricultural water quality management [ PDF ]
Julia Baird, Ken Belcher and Mike Quinn
University of Saskatchewan

An Opportunity Cost Model for Species at Risk within Saskatchewan’s Milk River Watershed [ PDF ]
Alicia Entem, Vic Adamowicz and Peter Boxall
University of Alberta

"FoodPrints", Carbon Tariffs and Canada’s FoodPDF ]
Tegan Adams and Sumeet Gulati
University of British Columbia