TITLE

New center measures farm bill impact

AUTHOR(S)
Herring, Peg
PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Western Farm Press Exclusive Insight;4/27/2012, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the Partnership for Agricultural and Resource Policy Research center at Oregon State University. The research center was reportedly established in response to increased government scrutiny of farm support programs. It was financed by a grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) worth 910,216 U.S. dollars. The center will assess the effects of the Farm Bill on agricultural economies, rural communities, the environment and consumer access to affordable food.
ACCESSION #
75901363

 

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