Count on the Corn Belt!

Moore, Arthur
March 1943
New Republic;3/15/43, Vol. 108 Issue 11, p340
Focuses on the shortage of food production in the U.S. after the Second World War. Comparison of the production of food in 1942 and 1943; Comments of Ed O'Neal, president of American Farm Bureau that industrial societies are inclined to look on farmers as peasants, to keep them in servitude to assure cheap food; Opposition of farmers to parity subsidies and incentive payments; Information on farmers' manpower problems that center around industrial wages.


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