Study Documents Regional Organic Price Premiums
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Understanding Organic Pricing and Costs of Production
The Organic Center reported on a study published in the International Journal of Agricultural Economics that focused on identifying organic price premiums for eight different regions in the United States. An analysis of USDA data showed that factors that affect price premiums for organic apples, cucumbers, strawberries, and tomatoes include not just geographic location, but also package size, season, and plant variety.