TITLE

Health care and regulation cited as critical factors for agriculture

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;12/17/2009, Vol. 36 Issue 24, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the critical factors that could affect the agricultural industry in the U.S. for 2010. American Farm Bureau President Bob Stallman mentioned that legislation aimed at climate change, clean water, biotechnology, estate taxes, health care, immigration and budgets are issues that affect farmers in the country. One of his concerns is the trade and immigration which has not been given much attention while the industry needs labor.
ACCESSION #
47381880

 

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