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

Laws, Forrest
March 2006
Southeast Farm Press;3/1/2006, Vol. 33 Issue 7, p5
Trade Publication
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.


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