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Author(s):Hinson, Roger A.; Hughes, David W.
Author Affiliation:Hinson and Hughes: Associate Professors, Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, Louisiana State University, Agricultural Center, Baton Rouge, La
Title:Nursery and turf crop industry: Adding value to Louisiana's Economy
Source:Louisiana Agriculture. Vol. 40, No. 2, Summer 1997, p. 29-31.
# of Pages:3
Publishing Information:Baton Rouge: Ag. Exp. Sta., Louisiana State University
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Business management; Economic profile; Lawn turf; Statistics; Landscaping; Lawn care industry; Landscape services industry; Turfgrass industry; Demographics
Abstract/Contents:Discusses how "nursery and turf crops are an important component of value-added agricultural activity and a significant stimulus of employment and income." Details an impact analysis of the effects of the "entire nursery and turf crop industry on the Louisiana economy as estimated with Louisiana IMPLAN Input-Output Model...The total contribution of the Lousiana ornamentals and turf industry to the state economy was $1,308 million in gross sales, $486 million in personal income and $648 million in Gross State Product."
Geographic Terms:Louisiana
See Also:Other items relating to: Turfgrass Industry Economics
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Hinson, R. A., and D. W. Hughes. 1997. Nursery and turf crop industry: Adding value to Louisiana's Economy. Louisiana Agric. 40(2):p. 29-31.
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