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Contract farming (or vertical integration) has been discussed widely during the past few years. It has been the subject of many articles in farm I magazines, trade publications and professional I journals.3 Authors differ greatly as to their interpretation of contract farming and in their attitude toward it. Opinions differ and uncertainty persists concerning future developments and I trends in contract farming under midwestern conditions.
Iowa State University. Agricultural and Home Economics Experiment Station
Agricultural Economics | Agriculture | Sociology
Phillips, Richard, "Feed industry financing and contract programs in Iowa and surrounding states" (1961). Special Report. 33.