Talk of changes in farm bill causing concern for growers

Hollis, Paul
September 2005
Southeast Farm Press;9/7/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 21, p4
Trade Publication
Comments on the reaction of U.S. farmers to proposed changes in the 2007 farm bill. Background on a speech given by Georgia Senator Saxby Chambliss, the Republican chairman of the Senate Agriculture Committee at the 2005 annual Southern Peanut Growers Conference in Panama City. Florida; Factors that will have a major impact on the shaping of a new farm bill, including budget deficits and world trade; Impact of the Brazilian cotton case on cotton and all other commodities in the farm bill; Farm bill forums staged by the American Farmland Trust.


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