TITLE

Changes coming in farm programs?

AUTHOR(S)
Laws, Forrest
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;2/3/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the emerging changes which were employed by the U.S. Congress for the revision of the average crop revenue election (ACRE) program in preparation for the drafting of the next farm bill. It also looks into the underlying issues following the enforcement of direct payments and counter-cyclical payments for the ACRE program. Bruce Babcock, professor of economics at Iowa State University reveals the reasons behind the limited acceptance among farmers on the program.
ACCESSION #
58651401

 

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