TITLE

Grassley comments conjure memories of soybean debates

AUTHOR(S)
Laws, Forrest
PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;11/16/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 26, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the past meetings of the American Soybean Association (ASA), where affiliated farmers debated on policies and voted on resolutions concerning the soybean industry in the U.S. The author then discussed how deliberations on the Agricultural Reconciliation Act of 2005 in the U.S. Senate reminded him of how policies are debated on and resolved during the meetings of the ASA.
ACCESSION #
18978711

 

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