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production costs
Subject Category
E Economics, Business and Industry
Definition
The sum, measured in dollars, of all purchased inputs and other expenses necessary to produce farm products. Cost of production statistics may be expressed as an average per animal, per acre, or per unit of production (bushel, pound, or hundredweight) for all farms in an area or in the country.
Definition Source
Agriculture Fact Book, USDA
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/29564.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/29564
Used For
cost of production
production expenses
Broader Term
economic costs
production economics
Narrower Term
input costs
Related Term
cost control
net farm income
Spanish
costos de producción
Term Number
29564