The general level of demand for farm products should be a little stronger for the first half of 1955 than a year ago. Industrial production moved upward in the late fall. Led by automobiles and steel, it means a higher level of factory worker payroll than in early 1954. Though farm income is lower than a year ago, total spendable income in the country is slightly higher.
Iowa Farm Science Editorial Board
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 9
, Article 8.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmscience/vol9/iss8/8