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Following the depression of the early 1930's the federal government provided legislation and administrative initiative, along with treasury outlays, for various agricultural commodity programs. These programs retained the same general format through 1970. Virtually all of these programs were responses to the symptoms of problems faced by the agricultural industry.
Center for Agricultural and Rural Development, Iowa State University
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Center for Agricultural and Rural Development, Iowa State University; Harrison, Gerald A.; and Heady, Earl O., "Acreage diversion response under the 1961-70 feed grain program" (1977). CARD Reports. 74.