Export legislation would facilitate sales of rice, other crops to Cuba

Laws, Forrest
November 2015
Southwest Farm Press;11/19/2015, Vol. 42 Issue 22, p8
Trade Publication
The article discusses the impact of the Cuba Agricultural Exports Act introduced by American politician Rick Crawford that could help reduce the marketing and financing issues in exports of the U.S. rice and other products to Cuba. It mentions the views of Crawford on the importance of the Act in the benefits of American farmers and ranchers. It also mentions the views of Daniel Berglund, Texas rice farmer, on the role of the Act to increase prices of American rice.


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