Efficient Distribution of Grain to Meet the Quality Needs of End-Users

Project status

Completed

Start date: 10/01/89
End date: 04/30/93

Researcher(s)

Principal investigator:

About the research

The basic purpose of this study is to examine the economic impacts of shifting from a commodity based logistics system to a quality differentiated logistics system. This study will establish a methodology to value grains of differing qualities from a total system perspective.

Publications

Report: Efficient Distribution of Grain to Meet the Quality Needs of End-Users (306KB pdf) September 1996

Sponsor(s)/partner(s)

Sponsor(s):

  • Iowa Agriculture
  • Iowa Department of Transportation
  • Midwest Transportation Center