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Two basic objectives were formulated for this study: 1) To determine the physical, human and financial resources, as well as the source of income from farm and non-farm outlets available to small farm families living in coastal Maine; and, 2) To develop optimal organizations of existing small farm and family labor resources in order to maximize the incomes of these farm families.
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Maine Agricultural and Forest Experiment Station
Agricultural and Resource Economics | Income Distribution
Metzger, Homer B. and Flanders, Nicholas E.. 1977. B742: Improving the Incomes of Small Farm Families in Coastal Maine. Maine Agricultural and Forest Experiment Station Bulletins .