TITLE

Boyd: black farmer settlement needs movement in September

AUTHOR(S)
Bennett, David
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;9/16/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 18, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with U.S. National Black Farmers Association president John Boyd is presented. When asked about where funding for the settlement currently stands, he said was disappointed with President Barack Obama's administration who made deals with Senator Blanche Lincoln for 1.5 billion dollars in disaster payments to large-scale corporate farmers. Boyd also assures that many black farmers will not be taking part in the said relief effort.
ACCESSION #
53859909

 

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