Permit Sale of Stored Excess Wheat and Provide Equity in 1973 Feed Grain Program: Hearing, Ninety-third Congress, First Session ...

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Page 3 - Release of prior years' excess wheat. (a) Underproduction. Notwithstanding any other provisions of this title, the amount of any excess wheat stored by a producer under section 379c(b) of the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938, as amended, and the regulations contained in this title prior to the 1971 crop of wheat may be reduced by the amount by which the actual total production of the...
Page 7 - ... the average market price during the first 5 months of the marketing year or (2) the national average loan rate.
Page 1 - Act of 1938, as amended, and the regulations contained in this title prior to the 1971 crop of wheat may be reduced by the amount by which the actual total production of the 1971, 1972, or 1973...
Page 3 - Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That section 407 of the Agricultural Act of 1949, as amended, is amended by adding at the end of...
Page 7 - To amend section 201 (c) of the Agricultural Act of 1949, as amended by the Agricultural Act of 1954...
Page 2 - Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Secretary may authorize release of wheat stored by a producer under section 379c(b) of the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938, as amended [subsec. (b) of this section], prior to the 1971 crop, whenever he determines such release will not significantly affect market prices for wheat. As a condition of release, the Secretary may require a refund of such portion of the value of certificates received in the crop year the excess wheat was produced as he deems appropriate...
Page 15 - ... bushels of wheat and more than a billion bushels of feed grains. 2. Selling Government-owned grain stocks totaling 278 million bushels of wheat and 200 million bushels of feed grains into the market. 3. Designing l973 farm programs to increase grain and soybean acreages. 4. Allowing livestock forage to be grazed or harvested from acreage set aside under the wheat and feed grains programs to help producers meet demands for livestock products. 5. Deemphasizing concessional export programs, including...
Page 44 - A REPRESENTATIVE IN CONGRESS FROM THE STATE OF IOWA Mr. Chairman and Members...
Page 16 - Agriculture can earn more export dollars, and here's why: Commercial markets for farm products are growing fast around the world. More people with more money are trying to improve their standards of living — and eating — today than at any previous time in history. American farmers are the most productive and efficient in the world.
Page 12 - One fact that has come home most sharply to all of us this year is that our agricultural future cannot be appraised within a strictly domestic context. We must attack the question : What is happening in other countries, and what does this mean to the future of our own agriculture ? US wheat exports in this marketing year are equivalent to three-fourths of the 1972 crop.

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