Concentration growing in ag markets

Mar 7, 2005
Concentration in agricultural markets continues to rise according to statistics released Feb. 25 by National Farmers Union during its 103rd anniversary convention in Lexington, KY. An NFU-commissioned study conducted by Mary Hendrickson and William Heffernan from the University of Missouri Department of Rural Sociology revealed that the top four firms in most agricultural sectors have increased their stronghold since the last study, released in 2002. The study showe...

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