Economic Evaluation of Action Plans for Pathogen Control in Almonds

The Almond Board of California proposed to require that all almonds shipped from California handlers be treated to achieve a 4-log reduction in the pathogen that leads to salmonellosis. The Assurance program is expected to add several million dollars to transactions costs in the almond marketing system. There is a wide range in these cost estimates, mainly because of the difficulty in predicting how many firms will be interested in applying for the program.


Issue Date:
2007-02
Publication Type:
Report
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/90499
Total Pages:
57
Series Statement:
CP
02-07




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