MELON HARVEST UP 9%: Fall fresh vegetable acreage up 4%
- COMPARED TO LAST YEAR: Fresh vegetable acreage unchanged. Thienpoint, Chuck // FoodService Director;11/15/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p48
Predicts the prospective area for harvest of selected fresh market vegetables during the fall quarter of 2002. Vegetables with predicted increase in acreage; Decline in the projected acreage on the fall harvest of broccoli in California; Rise in area forecasted for melon harvest; Forecast on...
- FOR 11 FRESH MARKET VEGETABLES: Projected fresh vege. harvest acreage up 4%. Thienpont, Chuck // FoodService Director;3/15/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p54
Predicts growth in harvest acreage for fresh market vegetables during the winter quarter of 2003 in the U.S. Prospect facing cabbage production in Florida; Factor attributed to projected acreage growth of cauliflower in California; Forecast on the rise in harvested acres of winter spinach.
- Fresh vegetable acreage up 3%. Thienpont, Chuck // FoodService Director;5/15/2004, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p58
Predicts the increase in acreage for fresh market vegetables in the U.S. in 2004. Snap beans condition in Georgia; Prospect of spring harvest for cabbage; Factor that contribute to the year-to-date gains of the "FoodService Director" Market Basket Index.
- 2002 PROJECTION: Acreage for winter vegetables down 6%. Thienpont, Chuck // FoodService Director;3/15/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p60
Predicts the prospective area for harvest of selected fresh market vegetables during the winter quarter of 2002. Decline the area planted for spring onions; Acreage of Broccoli in California; Forecasted acreage for Florida winter tomato.
- PROCESSED ACREAGE TO DROP 14%: Spring vegetable area forecast for 8% boost. Thienpont, Chuck // FoodService Director;05/15/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p82
Presents harvest forecasts for several fresh market vegetables in the United States for the year 2001. Asparagus; Broccoli; Cabbage; Snap beans; Celery; Cucumbers.
- What Lies Ahead for You in 2011? Hodson, Tim // GPN: Greenhouse Product News;Dec2010, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p6
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses an article on the predictions made by experts about the future of the U.S. horticulture industry in 2011.
- Qualitative forecast evaluation: A comparison of two performance measures. McIntosh, Christopher S.; Dorfman, Jeffrey H. // American Journal of Agricultural Economics;Feb92, Vol. 74 Issue 1, p209
Compares two performance measures used in qualitative forecast evaluation in agriculture. Success rates; Measures of probability.
- Government institutional effects on the value of seasonal climate forecasts. Mjelde, James W.; Thompson, Troy N. // American Journal of Agricultural Economics;Feb96, Vol. 78 Issue 1, p175
Examines the impact of government institutions on the value of improved climate forecasts in agriculture. Minimal effect of crop insurance and earned income tax credit on the expected change in after-tax cash flows; Modest influence of federal tax law on expected change in after-tax cash flows;...
- Agriculture forecast. Baquet, Alan E. // Montana Business Quarterly;Spring96, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p19
Assesses the state of Montana's agricultural sector. Decline in number of farms as of January 1, 1995; Downturn in cattle prices; Drop in wheat prices; Total receipts for agriculture; Majority of transfer payments associated with grain production; Prediction on decline in livestock prices.