Basic understanding of gross margin calculations, after completed MAL8 or similar studies.
Project based group work 3 persons. The course gives the ability to utilize linear programming method in farm activities planning.
After MAL8 studies are completed
The recommended time for completion may be, e.g., after certain relevant courses have been completed.
The work consists of benchmarking and optimization of agricultural production under given institutional, environmental and management settings. The students will make a report on production activities optimization utilizing linear programming.
The course if completed by teacher approved report from the teams.
Literature on linear programming and optimization.
The course starts with a lecture given by teacher where aims and tools are presented. The students work in groups and will together with teacher stepwise continue the work. The work consists of group work and meetings with teacher, where results are presented and discussed.
Individually approved group work
Replaces the former course 81863 MAL16 Dynaaminen optimointi uudistuvien luonnonvarojen hoidossa OR
81865 MAL17 Maatalouden liiketaloustieteen menetelmät ja mallit OR
83479 Y132A Tilastollisiamalleja 2/ varianssianalyysi