Producer Price Statistics for Staple Food Crops in Sri Lanka: The Case of Paddy

Research team

David Dunham
Rushdy Hassan

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Published Year

1996

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US$ 15

Price statistics for staple food crops are important in a country where the pro are unable to produce enough food to meet their subsistence needs, where one staple product is their main source of income, or where they are forced to sell immediately after the harvest because of the need for cash.