Agriculture and Rural Working Paper Series

Journals and periodicals: 21-601-M


The Agriculture Division occasionally publishes working papers on research, analytical results, statistical techniques, methods and concepts.

Frequency: Occasional
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Farm Income Variability and Off-Farm Diversification in Canadian Agriculture - ARCHIVEDNovember 22, 2011More information
The Social Economy Across the Rural to Urban Gradient: Evidence from Registered Charities - ARCHIVEDMay 18, 2010More information
Price Transmission Along the Canadian Beef Supply Chain and the Impact of BSE - ARCHIVEDDecember 11, 2008More information
Structure and Change in Canada's Rural Demography: An Update to 2006 with Provincial Detail - ARCHIVEDDecember 2, 2008More information
Pesticide Use and Pest Management Practices of Canadian Apple Growers - ARCHIVEDAugust 8, 2008More information
An Index of Community Vulnerability: Conceptual Framework and Application to Population and Employment Changes - ARCHIVEDApril 14, 2008More information
Estimation of Water Use in Canadian Agriculture in 2001 - ARCHIVEDNovember 13, 2007More information
Off-Farm Labour Decisions of Canadian Farm Operators in 2001: The Role of Operator, Farm, Community and Regional Determinants - ARCHIVEDJuly 31, 2007More information
Risk Factors Associated with Farm Injuries in Canada - ARCHIVEDApril 11, 2007More information
Factors Driving Canada's Rural Economy - ARCHIVEDFebruary 13, 2007More information
The Demographic Overlap of Agriculture and Rural - ARCHIVEDJanuary 8, 2007More information
Impact of Characteristics of the Farmers and their Business on Profitability in the Canadian Hog Industry - ARCHIVEDDecember 4, 2006More information
Northern Ontario's Communities: Economic Diversification, Specialization and Growth - ARCHIVEDOctober 5, 2006More information
An Analysis of Financing Innovation and Commercialization in Canada's Functional Food and Nutraceutical Sector - ARCHIVEDJune 15, 2006More information
Factors Affecting Biotechnology Innovation in Canada: Analysis of the 2001 Biotechnology Use and Development - ARCHIVEDMarch 30, 2006More information
A Geographical Profile of Manure Production in Canada, 2001 - ARCHIVEDJanuary 13, 2006More information
Skills, Innovation and Growth: Key Issues for Rural and Territorial Development - A Survey of the Literature - ARCHIVEDNovember 15, 2005More information
The Competitiveness of Canada's Poultry Processing Industry - ARCHIVEDOctober 17, 2005More information
Factors Leading to the Implementation of Beneficial Management Practices for Manure Management on Canadian Hog Operations - ARCHIVEDAugust 15, 2005More information
Effect of Urbanization on the Adoption of Environmental Management Systems in Canadian Agriculture - ARCHIVEDMay 25, 2005More information
The Redesign of the Canadian Farm Product Price Index - ARCHIVEDSeptember 28, 2004More information
Trends in Non-farm Self-employment Activity for Rural Women - ARCHIVEDJuly 23, 2004More information
Measuring Industry Concentration in Canada's Food Processing Sectors - ARCHIVEDJuly 9, 2004More information
Canada's Beef Cattle Sector and the Impact of Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) on Farm Family Income - ARCHIVEDJune 18, 2004More information
The Effect of FDI on Agriculture and Food Trade: An Empirical Analysis - ARCHIVEDJune 16, 2004More information
Mapping the Socio-economic Diversity of Rural Canada: A Multivariate Analysis - ARCHIVEDMarch 17, 2004More information
Factors Associated with Household Internet Use in Canada, 1998-2000 - ARCHIVEDJanuary 6, 2004More information
Computer Technology Adoption by Canadian Farm Businesses: An Analysis Based on the 2001 Census of Agriculture - ARCHIVEDDecember 17, 2003More information
Canada-Mexico Agricultural Economies and Trade Under Closer North American Relations - ARCHIVEDJuly 22, 2003More information
Subprovincial Income Disparity in Canada: Evidence from 1992 to 1999 - ARCHIVEDApril 29, 2003More information
A Geographic Profile of Canadian Livestock, 1991-2001 - ARCHIVEDFebruary 18, 2003More information
Definitions of 'Rural' - ARCHIVEDDecember 23, 2002More information
Rural Diversification - ARCHIVEDDecember 4, 2002More information
An Analysis of Profits Within the Canadian Food Processing Sector - ARCHIVEDNovember 14, 2002More information
Provincial Trade Patterns - ARCHIVEDOctober 28, 2002More information
Financial Characteristics of Acquired Firms in the Canadian Food Industry - ARCHIVEDOctober 16, 2002More information
Performance in the Food Retailing Segment of the Agri-food Chain - ARCHIVEDSeptember 20, 2002More information
Recent Migration Patterns in Rural and Small Town Canada - ARCHIVEDSeptember 11, 2002More information
Genetically Modified Grain Corn and Soybeans in Quebec and Ontario in 2000 and 2001 - ARCHIVEDSeptember 3, 2002More information
Integration of Canadian and U.S. Cattle Markets - ARCHIVEDApril 5, 2002More information
Growers of Genetically Modified Grain Corn and Soybeans in Quebec and Ontario: A Profile - ARCHIVEDFebruary 13, 2002More information
Working Time: How Do Farmers Juggle with It and How Has It Impacted Their Family Total Income? - ARCHIVEDAugust 23, 2001More information
Rural and Small Town Employment: Structure by Industry - ARCHIVEDJuly 12, 2001More information
Agricultural Statistics for Rural Development - ARCHIVEDJune 18, 2001More information
Intensive Livestock Farming: Does Farm Size Matter? - ARCHIVEDMay 29, 2001More information
Distribution and Concentration of Canadian Livestock - ARCHIVEDApril 12, 2001More information
Measuring Economic Well-being of Rural Canadians Using Income - ARCHIVEDApril 4, 2001More information
The Geographical Patterns of Socio-economic Well-being of First Nations Communities - ARCHIVEDApril 4, 2001More information
Rural Youth Migration Between 1971 and 1996 - ARCHIVEDFebruary 12, 2001More information
The Dynamics of Income and Employment in Rural Canada - ARCHIVEDFebruary 9, 2001More information
Delineation of the Canadian Agricultural Ecumene for 1991 - ARCHIVEDJanuary 27, 2000More information
The Composition of Business Establishment in Smaller and Larger Communities in Canada - ARCHIVEDJanuary 18, 2000More information
Structure and Trends of Rural Employment: Canada in the Context of OECD Countries - ARCHIVEDJanuary 14, 2000More information
A New Approach to Non-CMA/CA Areas - ARCHIVEDJanuary 14, 2000More information
Hobby Farming: For Pleasure or Profit? - ARCHIVEDJanuary 14, 2000More information
Employment Patterns in Non-metro Canada - ARCHIVEDJanuary 14, 2000More information
Rural and Small Town Population Is Growing in the 1990s - ARCHIVEDJanuary 14, 2000More information
Off-farm Work by Census-farm Operators: An Overview of Structure and Mobility Patterns - ARCHIVEDJanuary 14, 2000More information
Human Capital and Rural Development: What Are the Linkages? - ARCHIVEDJanuary 14, 2000More information
Computer Use and Internet Use by Members of Rural Households - ARCHIVEDJanuary 14, 2000More information
RRSP Contributions by Canadian Farm Producers in 1994 - ARCHIVEDJanuary 14, 2000More information
Integration of Administrative Data with Survey and Census Data - ARCHIVEDJanuary 14, 2000More information
Utilization of Document Imaging Technology by the 1996 Canadian Census of Agriculture - ARCHIVEDJanuary 13, 2000More information