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 Copyright
 Title Page
 Table of Contents
 List of Figures
 Summary
 The Florida tomato industry
 Harvest mechanization alternat...
 Factors affecting adoption of mechanical...
 Projecting adoption of mechanical...
 Effects of harvest mechanization...
 Hourly wage earnings
 Aggregate wage earnings
 Reference
 Appendix






Group Title: Economics report 49
Title: Effects of harvest mechanization on the demand for labor in the Florida tomato industry
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 Material Information
Title: Effects of harvest mechanization on the demand for labor in the Florida tomato industry
Series Title: Economics report 49
Physical Description: iii, 47 leaves : ill. ; 28 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Zepp, Glenn A.
Affiliation: University of Florida -- Department of Food and Resource Economics -- Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences
Publisher: Department of Food and Resource Economics, Agricultural Experiment Stations, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida
Publication Date: 1973
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Agriculture   ( lcsh )
Farm life   ( lcsh )
Farming   ( lcsh )
University of Florida.   ( lcsh )
Tomato industry -- Florida   ( lcsh )
Farm mechanization -- Florida   ( lcsh )
Tomatoes -- Harvesting   ( lcsh )
Agricultural laborers -- Florida   ( lcsh )
Agriculture -- Florida   ( lcsh )
Farm life -- Florida   ( lcsh )
Spatial Coverage: North America -- United States of America -- Florida
 Notes
General Note: "In cooperation with Farm Production Economics Division, Economic Research Service, United States Department of Agriculture."
Funding: Florida Historical Agriculture and Rural Life
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: UF00027580
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 - 17871307
notis - AHN9007
aleph - 001614581

Table of Contents
    Copyright
        Copyright
    Title Page
        Title
    Table of Contents
        Page i
        Page ii
    List of Figures
        Page iii
    Summary
        Page 1
        Page 2
    The Florida tomato industry
        Page 3
        Page 4
        Page 5
        Page 6
        Page 7
        Page 8
    Harvest mechanization alternatives
        Page 9
        Page 10
        Page 11
        Page 12
    Factors affecting adoption of mechanical harvesting
        Page 13
        Page 14
        Page 15
        Page 16
    Projecting adoption of mechanical tomato harvesting in Florida
        Page 17
        Page 18
    Effects of harvest mechanization on farm workers
        Page 19
        Page 20
        Page 21
        Page 22
        Page 23
        Page 24
        Page 25
        Page 26
        Page 27
    Hourly wage earnings
        Page 28
        Page 29
    Aggregate wage earnings
        Page 30
        Page 31
        Page 32
    Reference
        Page 33
        Page 34
    Appendix
        Page 35
        Page 36
        Page 37
        Page 38
        Page 39
        Page 40
        Page 41
        Page 42
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