TITLE

EASTERN DRY-LAND WHEAT FARMERS ASK FOR RELIEF

AUTHOR(S)
Jacklet, Ben
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Oregon Business Magazine;Oct2008, Vol. 31 Issue 10, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the federal assistance sought by wheat farmers in arid Gilliam and Morrow counties in Oregon, stating that the extreme weather emergency caused the harvest to come in thinner than expected. It states that a disaster declaration should go through the governor's office and be approved by the federal government. It notes that the state has accumulated a net farm income in 2007 at $1.48 billion.
ACCESSION #
34978009

 

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