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 for 2020
CommodityRegionCountyYearProduction Conditions
Alfalfa [pdf]Sacramento Valley, Intermountain, San Joaquin Valley South, San Joaquin Valley Northsee map 2020 Organic, Establish and Production, Flood Irrigation
Alfalfa [pdf]Intermountain Siskiyou 2020 Establishment and production, Scott Valley - Mixed Irrigation
Alfalfa [pdf]Sacramento Valley, San Joaquin Valley Northsee map 2020 Establish and produce; flood irrigation
Avocados [pdf]South Coast San Diego 2020 High Density Planting
Blue Elderberry [pdf]Sacramento Valleysee map 2020 Hedgerow Without Tillage
Blue Elderberry [pdf]Sacramento Valleysee map 2020 High-density Hedgerow with Tillage
Blue Elderberry [pdf]Sacramento Valleysee map 2020 Multi-species Hedgerow with Tillage
Grapes/Wine [pdf]North Coast Napa 2020 Establishment & Production, Mechanical Cultural Operations, Cabernet Sauvignon
Lemons [pdf]South Coast Ventura 2020 Establishment and Production, Micro-sprinkler Irrigation
Pasture [pdf]Sierra Nevada Foothillsee map 2020 Production, Flood Irrigated
Pasture [pdf]Sierra Nevada Foothillsee map 2020 Establish (till) or Reestablish (no-till) and Production, Flood Irrigated
Pistachios [pdf]San Joaquin Valley Southsee map 2020 Low-volume Irrigation

For questions regarding the cost study releases, contact Don Stewart, (530) 752-4651, destewart@ucdavis.edu.