TITLE

Working For You

PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
American Fruit Grower;Apr2005, Vol. 125 Issue 4, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents news briefs about the fruit trade in the U.S. as of April 1, 2005. Information on the spending cuts included in U.S. President George W. Bush's budget for the coming fiscal year including the Market Access Program of the U.S. Department of Agriculture; Reintroduction of the agricultural labor reform bill in both the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate.
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