Enhancing Producer Returns: United Potato Growers of America

Hardesty, Shermain D.

from ARE Update Vol. 11, No. 3, Jan/Feb, 2008

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Abstract

United Potato Growers of America was formed in 2005 to stabilize and increase grower prices. As a federation of regional cooperatives, it has implemented voluntary supply control measures to better match potato supplies with demand in the U.S. fresh potato market.

Keywords

United Potato Growers, cooperatives, supply control measures

Citation

Hardesty, Shermain D. "Enhancing Producer Returns: United Potato Growers of America." ARE Update 11(3)(2008):9-11. University of California Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics.
http://giannini.ucop.edu/publications/are-update/issues/2008/11/3/enhancing-producer-return/