TITLE

THE 2008 FARM BILL: FRIEND OR FOE TO CONSERVATIONISTS AND WHAT IMPROVEMENTS ARE NEEDED?

AUTHOR(S)
Blauser, Mary Beth
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Vermont Journal of Environmental Law;Fall2011, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p547
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the 2008 Farm Bill in the U.S. The said legislative bill was originated from the Farm Bill of 1933 and cites the move of Congress in revising the provisions and directives of the statute. The bill was renamed as the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 and opposed by former-President George W. Bush in the same year due to subsidy issues.
ACCESSION #
65314832

 

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