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A cash crop is a crop that is grown for profit as opposed to crops grown for subsistence. Common cash crops include coffee, tea, sugar cane, cotton, wheat, soybeans, other grains and oil-producing grains, bananas, oranges, etc. Prices for major cash crops (coffee, grains, cotton, sugar among others) are determined in commodity markets around the world.

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