Farmers' willingness to pay (WTP) for biofortified quality bean seed in Nicaragua


Main Objective

To estimate farmers' WTP for three qualities of bean seed in rural areas of Nicaragua, the effect of biofortification information on their WTP, and to compare two methods to elicit WTP


Reyes, Byron (International Center for Tropical Agriculture - CIAT)
Maredia, Mywish (Michigan State University - MSU) - ORCID: 0000-0002-3200-532X
Perez, Salomon (International Center for Tropical Agriculture - CIAT) - ORCID: 0000-0001-7754-1399
Gomez, Lorena (International Center for Tropical Agriculture - CIAT)
Carlos Rodriguez
David Ortega
Robert Shupp
Roger Urbina
Sean Posey

Collection dates

Start: 201707 - End: 201707


Description Vocabulary VocabularyURI Type
Agrobiodiversity - AGBIO CIAT Research Area Keyword
Nicaragua AGROVOC Keyword
Beans AGROVOC Keyword
Biofortified Keyword
HarvestPlus Keyword
Quality seed Keyword
Real choice experiment Keyword
Willingness to pay Keyword
Biofortified variety adoption topicClassification

Related publications


Name URL Type
HarvestPlus Producer
Instituto Nicaraguense de Tecnologia Agropecuaria (INTA) Producer
Michigan State University (MSU) Producer


Label Description Tags Restricted reason/duration
WTP-Spanish_Nicaragua_survey_questionnaire_06-18-2017_mkm_BR4_mkm.pdf Open Survey instrument used to collect household information Questionnaire


Country State/Province City Other
Nicaragua EstelĂ­
Nicaragua Jinotega
Nicaragua Madriz
Nicaragua Matagalpa