TITLE

Black Farmers, Dept. of Agriculture Agree On $375 Million Settlement

PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Jet;01/25/99, Vol. 95 Issue 8, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses a settlement reached between black farmers and the United States government. How the farmers were denied government loans and subsidies; Agreement under which the US Department of Agriculture will reimburse farmers; Background on John Boyd, head of the National Black Farmers Association; His efforts to secure compensation for the farmers.
ACCESSION #
1452017

 

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