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Assessing the Impact of a Labor Shortage on Post-Harvest Activities and Markets

Andrew Cassey , Kwanyoung Lee , Jeremy Sage , Peter Tozer ,
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Labor is an important part of horticultural commodities and products. Labor shortages can affect many aspects of industry, including production, distribution, and even pricing. While labor shortages are often thought of as a pre-harvest problem, it turns out that they can create similar problems for post-harvest. This publication discusses how pre-harvest labor shortages can impact post-harvest activities and markets in the apple and peach industries.

Department(s): Agriculture
Pages / Length: 7
Publication Date: 5-2016

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