Current Cost and Return Studies

Cost and return studies for fruit, vegetable, field, tree and vine crops, and animal commodities are available. To view the studies you may need to download Adobe Reader for free.

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Current Studies with Organic Commodities
CommodityRegionCountyYearProduction Conditions
Alfalfa [pdf]Intermountain, Sacramento Valley, San Joaquin Valley North, San Joaquin Valley Southsee map 2013 ORGANIC, Establishment and Production, Hay
Almonds [pdf]San Joaquin Valley Northsee map 2016 Organic, solid set sprinkler irrigation
Apples [pdf]Central Coast Santa Cruz 2014 Various varieties, organic
Avocados [pdf]South Coast, Southeast Interior Riverside/San Diego 2011 Establishment and Production, Organic
Avocados [pdf]Central Coast, South Coast San Luis Obispo/Santa Barbara/Ventura 2011 Establishment and Production, Organic
Grapes/Wine [pdf]North Coast Mendocino 2016 Biodynamic & organic production practices
Lettuce [pdf]Central Coast Monterey/Santa Cruz 2009 ORGANIC Leaf Lettuce
Pears [pdf]Sacramento Valleysee map 2012 Golden Russet Bosc; ORGANIC
Strawberries [pdf]Central Coast Monterey/San Benito/Santa Cruz 2014 Organic, fresh market
Walnuts [pdf]North Coast Lake 2013 Organic


For questions regarding the cost study releases, contact Don Stewart, (530) 752-4651,