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Title:
Farm policy : 13 essays
Author:
Breimyer, Harold F.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
Ames : Iowa State University Press, 1977.
Physical Description:
vii, 121 pages ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Biological man and social organization.--Agrarian agriculture.--The (partial) industrialization of agriculture.--Coveted land.--Who makes farm policy?--What farmers are paid for.--Price and income policy for an agrarian and industrial agriculture.--Tempting attractions of direct deficiency payment programs.--Farming's noninstinct for self-preservation.--Farmers and their markets.--Hesitancy in cooperative action.--The food reserve issue.--Denouncement.--Appendices: 1. In search of the good society.--2. Agrarianism and the American heritage.
ISBN:
9780813806457
Format :
Book