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Response to AlphaCentauri (Original post)

Tue Dec 11, 2012, 01:20 PM

8. Tomatoes at $4 AND SOME close to five dollars a pound.

 

Some are a pound each, apples $1.50 a pound, grapes $3.00 lb, potatoes $4 to $4.50 for 5 lbs etc. How many one pound tomatoes can you pick in eight hours. Give the workers a living wage and they might even get natives to do the work. Harvesting has always been a
tough way to make a living, nothing new there. Prices go up on everything except labor. How many subsidies do the co ops get to grow or not grow stuff?

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