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The Economics of farm relocation


A. D. Reed

Author Affiliations

A. D. Reed is Extension Economist, Agricultural Extension Service, University of California, Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 16(10):12-13. DOI:10.3733/ca.v016n10p12. October 1962.

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Urban and suburban areas are moving closer to many California farms. More people create additional trouble and expense that may cause the farmer to consider selling and either moving to a new location or using the money to invest in other businesses. Any farmer facing such a decision should know the facts about relocation—how much his land is worth, how much actual profit he can make from its sale and how to go about the complicated process of selling.

Reed A. 1962. The Economics of farm relocation. Hilgardia 16(10):12-13. DOI:10.3733/ca.v016n10p12
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