Navigating Production Contract Arrangements
AbstractThis paper is targeted for producers who are interested in learning the basics about pork production contracts. It discusses such things as what a production contract is, how they work and presents a set of questions to evaluate before signing a contract.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics in its series Staff Papers with number 11591.
Date of creation: 1999
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