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New Publication from the Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics

Farm Business Management Update, April 2008 - May 2008

Gordon Groover (, Extension Economist, Farm Management, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Virginia Tech

Determining the Use Value of Agricultural and Horticultural Land in Virginia, VCE-Publication 446-011, authored by Lex Bruce and Gordon Groover can be found on the Virginia Cooperative Extension website at: This publication describes the history of the use-value taxation program n Virginia. The remained of the publication is devoted to a description of the methods used in calculating the final per acre estimates for agricultural and horticultural land.

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