Agricultural programs (81 - 83 of 83 items)
Food: Food Related Reports Issued From January 1977 Through December 1979
111789: Jan 1, 1980
Summaries are presented of GAO reports directly and indirectly related to food which were issued between January 1977 and December 1979. The subjects of the reports include, but are not limited to, agricultural programs, food aid programs, agricultural assistance, food inspection, agricultural trade, natural resource conservation and development, water supply management, fisheries management, prog...
Proposed Sugar Stabilization Act of 1979
108832: Mar 16, 1979
The proposed Sugar Stabilization Act of 1979 (H.R. 2172) would establish a support price of 15.75 cents per pound raw sugar value for the 1978 sugar supply year. There would be two elements: a price objective of 15.25 cents per pound to be achieved by raising the price of imported sugar and thus the domestic price, and supplemental payments of up to one-half cent per pound to processors and/or pro...
H.R. 7111, The Farm Production Protection Act of 1977
B-114824,B-114834,B-126965: Published: Oct 3, 1977. Publicly Released: Oct 3, 1977.
GAO commented on H.R. 7111, a bill which, if enacted, would be cited as the Farm Production Protection Act of 1977. The bill would provide a voluntary self-help program designed to assist producers of agricultural products to protect themselves against loss when natural or uncontrollable conditions adversely affect production...