Farm financial stress in the United States is a persistent problem that remains to be reckoned with by agricultural policymakers, agricultural lenders, and rural communities. A surge of farm income in 1986 afforded temporary relief to some operators; the long-term projections however, indicate that farm financial stress will continue to affect a sizable segment of the farm population.
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Doye, Damona Grace; Jolly, Robert W.; and Choat, Darrel, "Agricultural Restructuring Requirements by Farm Credit System District" (1987). CARD Staff Reports. 73.