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Marketing and Economics of Peach Production

Florida Peach Budgets

Spreadsheets are now availalbe for downloads!   Thank you to all of the growers that provided data to help establish these budgets.

Download Spreadsheets HERE.

Florida MarketMaker

Florida MarketMaker is a FREE resource and service of the Florida Cooperative Extension and sponsored by a multitude of organizations that facilitate more effective marketing campaigns for enterprises from farm-to-fork, and everywhere in between.

When you REGISTER with MarkerMaker, your customized business profile is available for consumers to access via powerful search features, wherever they are.  MarketMaker’s tools allow you to visualize and CONNECT with retailers, consumers, distributors, and other food supply chain participants by accessing information via a dynamic search and map system and through marketplace forums.  Your business can SUCCEED in marketing its products with these features as well as through additional opportunities such as the monthly Business Spotlight, Taste of Florida, Now in Season, and Recipes.

Florida MarketMaker Contacts:

Dr. Allen Wysocki – wysocki@ufl.edu

Linda Landrum – llandrum@ufl.edu

Rohil Shah – rohilvshah@ufl.edu

Current Market Conditions

The current peach market conditions can be found at the USDA Fruit and Vegetable News site.

Peach Market Conditions

Southeast Region Production Budgets

Both Mississippi and Georgia have established budgets for the Southeast Region; however please keep in mind that costs to apply chemicals for certain diseases will not be applicable in Florida, specifically brown rot management.