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Find facts about growing, harvesting, and marketing popcorn to help you decide whether or not this crop will fit your enterprise budget. Includes an enterprise assessment showing capital needed for startup, labor input, years to break even, return on investment, and more.
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Crops, Corn & Sorghum, Leopold Center, Economics
Agricultural and Resource Economics | Agricultural Economics | Plant Sciences
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Duffy, Michael and Calvert, Jodi, "Enterprise Budget: Popcorn" (2010). Extension and Outreach Publications. 42.