TITLE

Farm Bill Vote Is A Victory For Apples

AUTHOR(S)
Foster, Nancy E.
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
American Fruit Grower;Sep/Oct2007, Vol. 127 Issue 9, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article deals with the approval of the Horticulture Title in the 2007 Farm, Nutrition and Bioenergy Act by the U.S. House of Representatives. It describes the efforts of the apple industry and other fruit growers to ensure the passage of the specialty crop provisions of the farm bill. It explains why the House made apples and other specialty crops a high priority. Information is presented on the funding provided by the bill for specialty crops.
ACCESSION #
26755788

 

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