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000150607 245__ $$aDoes Proximity Determine Organic Certification Among Farmers Using Organic Practices?
000150607 260__ $$c2013
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000150607 270__ $$mtorres2@purdue.edu$$pTorres,   Ariana P.
000150607 270__ $$mmimarsha@purdue.edu$$pMarshall,   Maria I.
000150607 270__ $$mcealexan@purdue.edu$$pAlexander,   Corinne E.
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000150607 336__ $$aConference Paper/ Presentation
000150607 520__ $$aOrganically produced products are one of the fastest growing segments of food sales in the U.S.
The extent to which proximity to consumer markets influences certification among producers
that farm using organic practices was estimated in this study. Data from a 2012 survey of 16
states with 36.15% response rate was used. A logit model was analyzed. Distance to markets was
found to be positively associated with the decision to certify. Our results provide important
information about what motivates farmers who are using organic production practices to become
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000150607 650__ $$aAgricultural and Food Policy
000150607 650__ $$aFarm Management
000150607 700__ $$aTorres,   Ariana P.
000150607 700__ $$aMarshall,   Maria I.
000150607 700__ $$aAlexander,   Corinne E.
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