Fall acreage down 2% -- off 1% from 1996

Thienpont, Chuck
November 1998
FoodService Director;11/15/98, Vol. 11 Issue 11, p84
Trade Publication
Forecasts the decline of the prospective area for harvest of 13 selected vegetables in the United States during the fall quarter 1998. Acreage reduction for snap beans, cabbage, carrots, sweetcorn and cucumbers; Increased acreage for cauliflower, celery, eggplant, head lettuce, and tomatoes.


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