Farm Bureau president urges compromise on tobacco buyout

Yancy Jr., Cecil H.
February 2004
Southeast Farm Press;2/18/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p20
Trade Publication
Reports on the effort of North Carolina Farm Bureau President Larry Wooten to urge cigarette makers to work out differences over a tobacco buyout bill after the attempt to push to pass tobacco buyout legislation fell short in 2003 due to differences over the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulation of cigarettes. Supporters of a buyout linked to FDA regulation; Comment from Wooten about the state of tobacco farmers in North Carolina; Views on the buyout bill.


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