Explaining Reduced Pesticide Use in Almonds
Rachael E. Goodhue and Karen Klonsky
Downward trends in dormant organophosphate (OP) use in almonds are explained by previous year's price, inventory, exports to Japan and educational programs. OP use varied significantly by region in California.
pesticide, organophosphate, almond, grower, yield, education
Rachael E. Goodhue and Karen Klonsky. 2004. "Explaining Reduced Pesticide Use in Almonds." ARE Update 7(5): 9-11. University of California Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics.