A bit of relief on expenses

March 2012
Wallaces Farmer;Mar2012, Vol. 137 Issue 3, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on an agricultural forecasting by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) which predicts that total farm production expenses will increase by 3.9 percent and farm income will fall in 2012 in the country. INSET: Key Points.


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