TITLE

Texas farm groups offer farm bill suggestions

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;11/17/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 22, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that representatives of Texas' major commodity organizations have resigned to the significant cuts in the 2012 farm bill but offered suggestions which they hope the Congress will consider before a final bill is drafted. It mentions that the National Cotton Council suggested the Stacked Income Protection Plan while the National Corn Growers Association prefers the Ag Disaster Assistance Program (ADAP). Recommendations from the Rice Federation are also included.
ACCESSION #
67408035

 

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