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Author Ricketts, Cliff.

Title Introduction to agribusiness / Cliff Ricketts, Omri Rawlins.

Published Albany, N.Y. : Delmar/Thomson Learning, [2001]
©2001

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 UniM Bund  338.1 RIC {Bund89 20200519}    AVAILABLE
Physical description xvii, 523 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Chapter 1 Agriculture and Agribusiness 2 -- Chapter 2 Size and Importance of Agribusiness 17 -- Chapter 3 Emerging Agribusiness Technologies 38 -- Unit 2 Starting and Running an Agribusiness -- Chapter 4 Planning and Organizing an Agribusiness 80 -- Chapter 5 Types of Agribusiness 102 -- Chapter 6 Personal Financial Management 123 -- Chapter 7 Agribusiness Record Keeping and Accounting 168 -- Unit 3 Agribusiness Input Sector -- Chapter 8 Agribusiness Input (Supply) Sector 204 -- Chapter 9 Agribusiness Input Sector: Farm Machinery and Equipment 225 -- Chapter 10 Private Agribusiness Services 248 -- Chapter 11 Public Agribusiness Services 276 -- Chapter 12 Agribusiness Input Services: Credit 303 -- Unit 4 Agribusiness Output (Marketing) Sector -- Chapter 13 Basic Principles of Agrimarketing 332 -- Chapter 14 Commodity (Futures) Marketing 356 -- Chapter 15 International Agriculture Marketing 393 -- Chapter 16 Agrimarketing Channels 414 -- Unit 5 Agricultural Economics -- Chapter 17 Agricultural Economics and the American Economy 442 -- Chapter 18 Economic Activity and Analysis 462.
Summary This book is a great introduction to the world of agribusiness. The fundamentals and applications of agribusiness are detailed showing how products go from their source to the consumer highlighting the many steps in this process. Basic principals of commodity marketing, international agriculture marketing and food and fiber processing channels are some of the topics explored in detail. Basic agricultural economic principles are discussed to assist the user to better manage an agribusiness. Not only does this book discuss employment opportunities, but it explains how to start-up, run and manage your own agribusiness. ALSO AVAILABLE Agriscience Laserdisc Series, ISBN: 0-8273-7300-7 INSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS CALL CUSTOMER SUPPORT TO ORDER Instructor's Manual, ISBN: 0-7668-0025-3
Other author Rawlins, N. Omri (Nolan Omri), 1938-
Subject Agricultural industries -- United States.
Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- United States.
Food industry and trade -- United States.
ISBN 0766800245
0766800245 No price