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The Estonian Turg and the California Certified Farmers' Market


Robert Sommer
Maaris Raudsepp

Authors Affiliations

Robert Sommer is Director of the Center for Consumer Research and Professor of Psychology, UC Davis; Maaris Raudsepp is Research Psychologist at the Tallinn Pedagogic Institute, Tallinn, Estonia.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 45(1):16-18. DOI:10.3733/ca.v045n01p16. January 1991.

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A 1989 comparison showed the Estonian farmers' market to be superior to that country's state-run food stores in quantity and quality of food service, but that farmers' market items were higher in price. Based on surveys, the authors compare the roles played by farmers' markets in the economies of Estonia and California.

Sommer R, Raudsepp M. 1991. The Estonian Turg and the California Certified Farmers' Market. Hilgardia 45(1):16-18. DOI:10.3733/ca.v045n01p16
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