TITLE

Fidel, Jacques Chirac to the rescue of U.S. farmers?

AUTHOR(S)
Laws, Forrest
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;3/1/2006, Vol. 33 Issue 7, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reflects on the assistance of foreign countries to U.S. farmers during disasters. Mayor Ray Nagin Jr. requested for help from foreign governments in rebuilding his city, New Orleans, Louisiana. The effects of drought, high fuel prices, and the hurricanes Rita and Katrina on agriculture are discussed. A bill that would help farmers who suffered economic loss is also discussed.
ACCESSION #
20016670

 

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