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 Copyright
 Title Page
 Front Matter
 Table of Contents
 Method of study
 Florida citrus cooperative...
 Citrus marketing cooperative...
 Borrowing operations of citrus...
 Grove caretaking services rendered...
 Effect of precooling plants on...
 Pooling practices of citrus cooperative...
 Method of voting
 Factors determining success or...
 The Florida citrus exchange
 Other citrus cooperatives
 Summary
 Conclusions
 Appendix A: Method of computing...
 Appendix B: Method used in computing...






Group Title: Farmers' cooperative associations in Florida
Title: Farmers' cooperative associations in Florida. V: Citrus cooperatives, trends in financial structure and services, and factors determining success or failure
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 Material Information
Title: Farmers' cooperative associations in Florida. V: Citrus cooperatives, trends in financial structure and services, and factors determining success or failure
Series Title: Agricultural Experiment Station Bulletin no. 386
Physical Description: 88 p. : charts, maps : 23 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Hamilton, H. G. (Henry Glenn)
Spurlock, A. H.
Affiliation: University of Florida -- Agricultural Experiment Station
Publisher: Agricultural Experiment Station, University of Florida
Publication Date: 1943
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Agriculture   ( lcsh )
Farm life   ( lcsh )
Farming   ( lcsh )
University of Florida.   ( lcsh )
Citrus fruits -- Cooperative marketing -- Florida   ( lcsh )
Agriculture -- Florida   ( lcsh )
Farm life -- Florida   ( lcsh )
Spatial Coverage: North America -- United States of America -- Florida
 Notes
Funding: Florida Historical Agriculture and Rural Life
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: UF00047766
Volume ID: VID00005
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 - 18232404
notis - AEN5835
aleph - 000925189

Table of Contents
    Copyright
        Copyright
    Title Page
        Page 1
    Front Matter
        Page 2
    Table of Contents
        Page 3
        Page 4
    Method of study
        Page 5
        Page 6
    Florida citrus cooperative associations
        Page 7
        Page 8
    Citrus marketing cooperative associations
        Page 9
        Significant changes from the 1926-27 season to 1939-40 season
            Page 9
            Kind of services
                Page 9
            Type of associations
                Page 10
            Volume of business
                Page 11
            Revenue and expenses
                Page 12
            Financisl position
                Page 12
        Corporate structure of citrus cooperative associations
            Page 13
            Page 14
            Page 15
            Page 16
            Page 17
            Page 18
        Prices citrus cooperative associations received for citrus fruit
            Page 19
            Page 20
            F. 0. B. price index
                Page 21
                Page 22
                Page 23
                Page 24
                Page 25
            Grower price index
                Page 26
            Interrelationship of price and volume
                Page 26
                Page 27
                Page 28
        Cost of packing citrus fruit
            Page 29
            Page 30
            Page 31
            Page 32
            Variations in cost of packing between associations
                Page 33
            Factors affecting cost of packing fruits
                Page 33
                Volume of fruit per association
                    Page 33
                    Page 34
                    Page 35
                Investments
                    Page 36
                Volume per patron
                    Page 36
                    Page 37
                    Page 38
                    Page 39
    Borrowing operations of citrus marketing cooperative associations
        Page 40
        Page 41
        Cost of credit
            Page 42
        Factor affecting the cost of credit
            Page 42
            Size of loan
                Page 42
            Amount of members' equity
                Page 42
            Percent of members' equity
                Page 42
                Page 43
                Page 44
                Page 45
    Grove caretaking services rendered by marketing associations
        Page 46
        Page 47
        Effect of caretaking services on the financial position of associations
            Page 48
            Page 49
            Page 50
        Effect of caretaking services on prices received for citrus fruit
            Page 51
            Page 52
    Effect of precooling plants on citrus prices
        Page 53
    Pooling practices of citrus cooperative associations
        Page 54
        Page 55
    Method of voting
        Page 56
    Factors determining success or failure of citrus marketing cooperatives
        Page 56
        Failure of citrus marketing firms
            Page 56
        Failure of independent marketing firms
            Page 57
            Page 58
        Failure of cooperative marketing firms
            Page 59
            Causes of failure
                Page 60
                Page 61
                Page 62
                Volume of business
                    Page 63
                Members' equity
                    Page 63
                    Page 64
                    Page 65
                    Page 66
                    Page 67
                    Page 68
                Unsatisfactory prices
                    Page 69
                    Page 70
                    Page 71
                    Page 72
                    Page 73
                    Page 74
                    Page 75
                    Page 76
    The Florida citrus exchange
        Page 77
    Other citrus cooperatives
        Page 78
        Page 79
        Canning of citrus fruit by cooperatives
            Page 80
            Page 81
        Educational associations
            Page 82
        Miscellaneous associations
            Page 82
    Summary
        Page 83
    Conclusions
        Page 84
    Appendix A: Method of computing costs by kinds of fruit for associations not having costs segregated by kinds
        Page 85
    Appendix B: Method used in computing index of prices
        Page 86
        F.O.B price index
            Page 86
        Grower price index
            Page 87
            Page 88
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