Using of Analytic Hierarchy Process on Evaluating the Affecting Factors in the Value of Farmlands

Selcuk University, Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Agricultural Economics, 42070 Konya, Turkey


KARAKAYACI, Z. 2015. Using of analytic hierarchy process on evaluating the affecting factors in the value of farmlands. Bulg. J. Agric. Sci., 21: 719–724

In this study, in the valuation of farmland Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP) was applied. This method was used as an alternative method to the method used on evaluating the affecting factors of the value of farmland. It has been given the weights to the affecting factors of the value of farmlands and these weights have helped to determine the objective value by attach to income method which is the classical method. In this study, it was regarded the width, kind, income, yield, shape, distance from settlements and road of the land. These factors, which were analyzed with AHP using the evaluation of the experts, can be taken into account on the valuation of farmlands.

Key words: AHP, Farmland, Farm Appraisal

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