Farmer's voice can make a difference

Robinson, Elton
February 2004
Southeast Farm Press;2/18/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p41
Trade Publication
Discusses the importance of the involvement of members of the U.S. Congress and state legislators to the concerns of their constituents. Effort of U.S. Representative Jo An Emerson to defy conventional wisdom to help open the Cuban market for the U.S. in 2000; Comment given by Emerson about the action needed by the U.S. government to make the U.S. agriculture successful; Contributions made by the cotton and rice industry to the U.S. economy according to Emerson.


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