Last fall, farmers voted in a new price-support program for corn with flexible price supports and unrestricted acreage. The companion program, the conservation reserve, assumes new importance and may help control acreage.
Paulsen, Arnold; Heady, Earl O.; and Butcher, Walter
"A Look at the Conservation Reserve,"
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 13
, Article 3.
Available at: http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmscience/vol13/iss12/3