Industry Initiated Regulation and Food Safety: the New Federal Marketing Order for Pistachios

Sumner, Daniel A., Henrich Brunke, Julian M. Alston, Richard S. Gray and Albert K. A. Acquaye

from ARE Update Vol. 8, No. 6, July/August, 2005

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Abstract

The new California pistachio marketing order, designed to reduce risks of food safety problems and enhance demand, will likely increase net benefits for the industry and the nation.

Keywords

California, pistachio, marketing order, industry, safety. quality

Citation

Sumner, Daniel A., Henrich Brunke, Julian M. Alston, Richard S. Gray and Albert K. A. Acquaye. "Industry Initiated Regulation and Food Safety: the New Federal Marketing Order for Pistachios." ARE Update 8(6)(2005):5-7. University of California Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics.
http://giannini.ucop.edu/publications/are-update/issues/2005/8/6/industry-initiated-regula/