General Accounting Office"s view on the conservation provisions of the 1990 farm bill
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General Accounting Office"s view on the conservation provisions of the 1990 farm bill statement for the record of John W. Harman, Director, Food and Agriculture Issues, Resources, Community, and Economic Development Division, before the Subcommittee on Department Operations, Research, and Foreign Agriculture, Committee on Agriculture, House of Representatives by

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  • Soil conservation -- United States.,
  • Water conservation -- United States.,
  • Agriculture -- Environmental aspects -- Government policy -- United States.

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StatementUnited States General Accounting Office.
SeriesTestimony -- GAO/T-RCED-90-49.
ContributionsUnited States. General Accounting Office.
The Physical Object
Pagination10 leaves
Number of Pages10
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Open LibraryOL18055072M

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  Analysis of Previous Farm Bills Historical Overviews. The 20th Century Transformation of U.S. Agriculture and Farm Policy, June "Milestones in U.S. Farming and Farm Policy," Amber Waves, June U.S. Farm Policy: The First Years, March ; A Short History of U.S. Agricultural Trade Negotiations, August ; Program Provisions for Program Crops: A Database for , March These two programs are the Wetland Conservation Provisions (WC) which was authorized in the Farm Bill, and the Wetlands Reserve Program (WRP) which was later authorized in the Farm Bill. Enactment of the Farm Bill dramatically reduced agricultural impacts when compared to pre wetland impacts. USDA April Summary Conservation Provisions United States Department of Agriculturs Conservation Provisions of the Farm Bill (HE conservation provisions of the farm bill simplify existing conservation programs and improve their flexibility and efficiency. See, General Accounting Office, Effects and Administration of the Milk Diversion Program, Report to the Congress (GAO/RCEO), J , p.

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