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Maintaining corn-hog adjustment in 1935

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Published by United States Government Printing Office in Washington .
Written in English


  • Corn industry,
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StatementUnited States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Adjustment Administration, Division of Information
Series[General information series] -- G-25, General information series (United States. Agricultural Adjustment Administration) -- G-25.
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Pagination5 pages ;
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Open LibraryOL26613787M

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barden Guide to the Graham Arthur Barden Papers, RL Processed by: Duke University. David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library Staff; machine-readable finding aid created by: Stephen D. Miller David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library Perkins Library, Duke University Durham [email protected] URL. Full text of "Monthly catalog of United States Government publications" See other formats. The Graham Arthur Barden Papers span Barden's political career from through his retirement in There is little material for Scattered Items pertain to Barden's work in the North Carolina General Assembly and papers for deal chiefly with his successful campaign in North Carolina's Third Congressional District for the. THE CORN-HOG REDUCTION PROGRAM The corn-hog adjustment program called for reductions of 20% in corn acreage and 25% in number of market hogs raised in The contracts required that farmers could not increase the acreage of any other basic commodity over that of or , whichever was the greater.

This book has been inspired not by a desire to retell the familiar story of the primary movements of reform in the United States since , but by the need for a new analysis from the perspective of our own time. My first interest was in the period from to the beginning of the first World War, but the more I worked upon the problems of that. A native of Colorado who entered Amherst with the Class of , GARDNER JACKSON started what he calls his checkered career, after getting out of the Army in the First World War, as a bond salesman. maintaining the price of wheat. Notice has come that a corn-hog adjustment plan, involving a maximum of $,, in benefit payments to American farmers for reducing corn acreage by at least 20% and hog farrowing by at least 25% in has been determined upon by Secretary Henry A. Wallace and Administrator George N. Peek with the. Corn-hog cycle. A large corn crop results in lower corn prices, causing farmers to increase their breeding and feeding of pigs which, when they mature and are sold as hogs, depress hog prices. Farmers then reduce their production of hogs which in turn reduces the demand for corn and thus the price of corn, and the cycle is then ready to repeat.

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