Hello, I have been working on a project looking at converting marginal agricultural lands from crops such as corn and soybeans (Sector 3002) to Prairie Grasses in Brown County, WI. Because Prairie Grasses can be harvested the same as Hay Crops I have tried to use the Sector 3010 - All other crop farming products code. When selecting code 3010 I am told that it does not exist in the model and therefore there will be no impacts. I was hoping that I could receive some help in finding/creating the closest County data or the State of Wisconsin data for analysis. Also, I wanted to make sure that I was running the model correctly… The study I am working on looks at converting 14000 acres of row crop agriculture into 14000 acres of prairie grass. Expenses per acre will change along with profits per acre changing. I was planning on comparing aggregate expenses ($ per acre expenses times 14000 acres) for row-crop vs. prairie in the commodity change activity type. Aggregate differences in profit ($ per acre times 14000 acres) for row crop vs. prairie would result in additional proprietor income which I planned on plugging into Labor Income Change - Sector 6001 Proprietor Income. I’d really appreciate some help on this. Thank you! Tony
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