Peach Crop Forecast

Randall Weiseman Georgia, Specialty Crops

USDA Nat'l Agriculture Statistics ServiceThe 2007 peach crop in California, Georgia, and South Carolina is forecast at 865,000 tons, up 6 percent from 2006 but 12 percent below two years ago, according to the National Ag Statistics Service. The initial forecast for Georgia’s peach production is 17,000 tons, 59 percent less than last year’s 41,000 tons.

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