TITLE

Diminishing hopes for new farm bill passage

AUTHOR(S)
Bennett, David
PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Western Farm Press Exclusive Insight;4/10/2012, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with Chuck Conner, president of the National Council of Farmer Cooperatives in the U.S., is presented, wherein he discusses policy positions taken by co-operatives (co-ops), crop insurance and the impact of MF Global on co-ops. He states that with the MF Global collapse, co-ops are hoping for full restitution of their margin accounts. Conner explains that they are working hard to ensure there are enough resources for the next farm bill.
ACCESSION #
75973700

 

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