California cantaloupe industry: Study of distribution channels and marketing margins shows location, size, and type of store influence consumer prices
Author AffiliationsJerry Foytik is Associate Professor of Agricultural Economics, University of California, Davis.
Hilgardia 9(11):2-16. DOI:10.3733/ca.v009n11p2. November 1955.
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Foytik J. 1955. California cantaloupe industry: Study of distribution channels and marketing margins shows location, size, and type of store influence consumer prices. Hilgardia 9(11):2-16. DOI:10.3733/ca.v009n11p2
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