TITLE

Schafer: look beyond farm bill

AUTHOR(S)
Laws, Forrest
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;3/6/2008, Vol. 35 Issue 7, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the call of the U.S. Agricultural Secretary Ed Schafer for the Congress to look for other ways make the agricultural sector competitive. He suggests looking on new policies, such as the acceleration of farm equipment depreciation and tax credits for carbon sequestration. However, he explains that developing a farm bill that can be signed by the president should remain a priority.
ACCESSION #
31273003

 

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