TITLE

Large 2003 peanut crop still looms over 2004 markets

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;3/17/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 9, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the threat posed by the tons of peanuts produced in 2003 in the U.S. on the market opportunities for 2004. Dependency of the export market on the Southwest production area; Announcement by the USDA to make the second counter-cyclical payment for the 2003 crops; Difficulty in fixing the base price for peanuts; Expression of concern on how the USDA determines the National posted price.
ACCESSION #
12587898

 

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