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The location and cost of strawberry production

Carleton Cecil Dennis

The location and cost of strawberry production

by Carleton Cecil Dennis

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Published by California Agricultural Experiment Station, Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics, in cooperation with Marketing Research Division, Agricultural Marketing Service, U.S.D.A. in [Berkeley] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Strawberries -- United States.,
    • Strawberry industry -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      StatementCarleton C. Dennis.
      SeriesMimeographed report - Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics ; no. 217, Giannini Foundation research report ;, no. 217.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1759 .C32 no. 217, HD9259.S83U5 .C32 no. 217
      The Physical Object
      Paginationii, 25 leaves :
      Number of Pages25
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4482887M
      LC Control Number79311466

      The book Hydroponic Strawberry Production, by NZ Hydroponic Consultant and Researcher Lynette Morgan, approaches hydroponic strawberry growing from every angle. It gives growers an in depth reference book to enable strawberries to be grown economically and successfully on a commercial scale. Explore the archive of the Strawberry production volume and market shares in countries with the most competitive Strawberry markets. Get updated on the current Strawberry production volumes and market shares. Unit: Metric Ton. Countries with Biggest Production Gain. .

        Additionally, Pick the berries by nipping off stalk and not holding the fruit Generally, mechanical harvesting reduces the cost of production. In commercial strawberry farming, you can expect an average yield of 8 to 12 tons of fruits from one hectare of land. The University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) is a federal-state-county partnership dedicated to developing knowledge in agriculture, human and natural resources, and the life sciences, and enhancing and sustaining the quality of human life by making that information accessible.

      The average cost of production for the tivo years, and combined, was $ per acre, $11'l per ton, or c per pound. Man labor constituted 71 percent of the total cost. The operating cost (cost exclusive of interest on the investment) was $1'78 per acre or c per pound.. The cash cost was $95 per acre or c per pound, just   Producing a single carton of strawberries entails weeks of long, hard days and introduces serious health problems for the farm workers. The real cost of a carton of strawberries would be calculated with an equation like this: 1 carton of strawberries= $ () + ten-hour workdays + Injuries)(X number of workers). Cost 2: Poverty.


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