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 Copyright
 Title Page
 Abstract
 Table of Contents
 List of maps
 List of figures
 List of tables
 Introduction
 Fresh production, harvest, and...
 State characteristics
 The U.S. fresh cucumber market:...
 Summary and conclusions
 Reference
 Tables 1-31






Group Title: Economic information report - Food & Resource Economics Department - 97
Title: Cucumber production, distribution and competition for the U.S market
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 Material Information
Title: Cucumber production, distribution and competition for the U.S market
Series Title: Economic information report - Food & Resource Economics Department - 97
Physical Description: v, 61 p. : ill., maps.
Language: English
Creator: Smith, Ernest B.
Andrew, Chris O.
Affiliation: University of Florida -- Food & Resource Economics Department -- Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences
Publisher: Food & Resource Economics Dept., Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida
Publication Date: 1978
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Agriculture   ( lcsh )
Farm life   ( lcsh )
Farming   ( lcsh )
University of Florida.   ( lcsh )
Agriculture -- Florida   ( lcsh )
Spatial Coverage: North America -- United States of America -- Florida
 Notes
Funding: Florida Historical Agriculture and Rural Life
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: UF00027392
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: Marston Science Library, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
Holding Location: Florida Agricultural Experiment Station, Florida Cooperative Extension Service, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, and the Engineering and Industrial Experiment Station; Institute for Food and Agricultural Services (IFAS), University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved, Board of Trustees of the University of Florida
Resource Identifier: oclc - 4482235

Table of Contents
    Copyright
        Copyright
    Title Page
        Title Page
    Abstract
        Page i
    Table of Contents
        Page ii
    List of maps
        Page iii
    List of figures
        Page iii
    List of tables
        Page iii
        Page iv
        Page v
    Introduction
        Page 1
        Value, volume and location of production
            Page 1
            Page 2
        Problem focus and objectives
            Page 3
    Fresh production, harvest, and post harvest activities
        Page 4
        Production and harvest
            Page 4
        Post harvest transportation and handling
            Page 5
        Market coordination for fresh cucumbers
            Page 5
    State characteristics
        Page 6
        Florida
            Page 6
            Page 7
            Farms and culture
                Page 8
            Harvest and sales
                Page 9
        Texas
            Page 10
            Page 11
        North Carolina
            Page 12
            Page 13
            Farms and culture
                Page 14
            Harvest and sales
                Page 14
            The Faison market
                Page 15
        South Carolina
            Page 16
            Page 17
            Culture
                Page 18
            Harvest and sales
                Page 18
            The marketing order
                Page 19
    The U.S. fresh cucumber market: A view from the southern states
        Page 20
        Consumption
            Page 20
        Competition
            Page 21
            Page 22
            Page 23
            Page 24
            Imports
                Page 25
            Domestic competition
                Page 26
                Page 27
                Page 28
            Production and sales costs
                Page 29
                Page 30
    Summary and conclusions
        Page 31
        Page 32
    Reference
        Page 33
    Tables 1-31
        Page 33a
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