Meat packing plant production planning: Application of mixed integer goal programming Academic Article uri icon


  • A mixed integer, goal programming model designed to aid in management of a meat packing plant is presented along with empirical applications demonstrating its use. Data collection, model conceptualization, model/data development, model refinement, and model use phases are discussed. The influences of model development and its use on managerial decision making are discussed. © 1998 John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

author list (cited authors)

  • Stokes, J. R., Sturdivant, A. W., Ziari, H. A., Rister, M. E., & McCarl, B. A.

citation count

  • 2

publication date

  • May 1998