Fresh Vegetable Harvest Expected to Drop 1%
- Market basket. // FoodService Director;03/15/98, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p104
Presents the `FoodService Director' price index for United States produce as of February 1998. Short-term prices; Impact of storms; Fresh fruit index; fresh vegetable prices.
- SEASONAL CHART. // FoodService Director;1/15/2005, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p36
Presents an outlook and price guide for several fruits and vegetables for the season covering February and March 2005. Cucumber; Bell peppers; Strawberries.
- Prices sharply higher after floods. // Finance Week;04/28/2000, p26
Reports on sharp increase in the prices of fruits and vegetables in South Africa during the month of February 2000 after floods seriously damaged land in Northern Province and North West. Extent of flood damage suffered by commercial farmers; Possibility that high prices for vegetables could...
- Measuring Aggregate Supply Response under Instability. Lin, William // American Journal of Agricultural Economics;Dec77, Vol. 59 Issue 5, p903
Examines the aggregate agricultural supply response under price and yield instability in the United States. Methodology; Results of the study; Implications for research.
- Resisting Disease. // American Vegetable Grower;May2007, Vol. 55 Issue 5, p46
The article features several varieties of pest-resistant crops from Seminis Inc. including Heritage, a hybrid broccoli, Joliet, a 100- to 105-day storage onion, and Plato, a green to red, medium-dark-green bell pepper.
- Fresh produce prices up 1% YTD. Thienpont, Chuck // FoodService Director;9/15/2004, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p36
Presents information on vegetable and fruit prices in the U.S. as of August 2004. Snap beans; Broccoli; Cabbage; Carrots; Cauliflower.
- New peppers point to improved returns. Bryant, Dan // Western Farm Press;7/5/2003, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p10
Reports on the increasing investment return of bell pepper growers in California. Growth of farm produce; Plant varieties; Pest resistance
- SOUTH DAKOTA AGRICULTURAL INDICATORS. // South Dakota Business Review;Sep2005, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p15
Presents data on agricultural indicators in South Dakota in 2004 and 2005. Changes in crop production; Price received by farmers for commodities sold.
- CENTRALIZATION AND DECENTRALIZATION IN MAINLAND CHINA'S AGRICULTURE, 1949-1962. Perkins, Dwight H. // Quarterly Journal of Economics;May64, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p208
This article discusses the ways in which Communist China has dealt with the problem of controlling and directing the agricultural sector. From the beginning of Communist control over the mainland of China the major objectives of Chinese farm policy have been to raise agricultural output and the...