TITLE

The Fight for Food

AUTHOR(S)
Straight, Michael
PUB. DATE
February 1943
SOURCE
New Republic;2/1/43, Vol. 108 Issue 5, p138
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the struggle in the U.S. to provide more food to meet the growing demand. Increase in war production by American workers; Shortage of food to be shared by one of the three, civilians, the army or allies; U.S.-trade with Great Britain, the Soviet Union for food; Need to meet vast demand of hungry Europeans; Failure of the U.S. to put farm production on a war basis; Fact that agriculture is a year behind industry in expansion and in conversion; Discussion of an issue, whether the family-size farm is to be the basic unit in American agriculture or is to give way to the farm factory.
ACCESSION #
14748022

 

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