Economic Research Institute Study paper
Utah State University
Utah farmers, like the rest in the country, are highly productive. It is ironical that their high productivity brings troubles to the farmers. Low income elasticity of demand for agricultural products and high labor productivity in agriculture depress the relative price of agricultural products.
Biswas, Basudeb and Bowles, Tyler, "The Impact of Out-of-State Markets for Utah Agriculture Products on Utah's Economy" (1987). Economic Research Institute Study Papers. Paper 449.