TITLE

The Meaning of the Food Conference

AUTHOR(S)
Soule, George
PUB. DATE
June 1943
SOURCE
New Republic;6/14/43, Vol. 108 Issue 24, p785
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the International Food Conference held at Warm Springs, Virginia. Report that the rising cost of living was caused by increases in food prices; Expansion of demand to feed American citizens; Accumulation of surplus stocks by the military; Existence of market surpluses impossible to sell at prices that would bring a living to farmers to a world impoverished by unemployment; Significance of the shortage to post-war planning; Discussion of fundamentals of the food problem.
ACCESSION #
14682537

 

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