Small Farm Issues

The National Commission on Small Farms met for a public meeting. Members of the panel, which is chaired by former Rep. Volkmer,… read more

The National Commission on Small Farms met for a public meeting. Members of the panel, which is chaired by former Rep. Volkmer, heard testimony from Department of Agriculture officials and representatives of various agricultural groups. Issues included, farm credit, cooperative ownership, marketing access and conservation programs. The commission was appointed by Secretary Glickman to examine policies which could aid the survival and prosperity of small farms and farmers. This program includes only the morning session. close

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Program ID:
90830-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Public Hearing
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 10, 1997
Last Aired:
Sep 15, 1997

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  • Sep 10, 1997 | 11:37pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 11, 1997 | 4:35am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 15, 1997 | 2:47am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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