Data for: Technical efficiency of soybean cropping by small farms: Market and Policies Evidences from Southern Amazon

Published: 13 June 2023| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/9f3m4cxmhs.1
Marcos Rodrigues, Indio Campos


Data collected from 68 small farmers that produce soybean in Mato Grosso (six municipalities: Ipiranga do Norte, Itanhangá, Nova Ubiratã, Sinop, Tabaporã, and Vera). Data cover the crop years of 2013/2014 and 2014/2015., Cost = total production costs (brazilian currency) Area = planted area (hectares) Labor = family and non family workers Profit = profit of soybean (brazilian currency) Production = total of soybean harvested (in sacs of 60 kilogram) RPC = funding by RPC (brazilian currency) Revenue = economic result of soybean (brazilian currency) Biodiesel = total bonus received when selling to biodiesel industry (brazilian currency) Experience = in year Harvester = farmer has harvester (1=yes) AntecipatedSell = contract of antecipated selling (1 = yes) Settlement = farmer has property in rural settlement (1=yes)



Econometrics, Agricultural Economics, Rural Economics