Implications of the 2002 Farm Bill for Commodity Markets and Trade: A California Focus

Sumner, Daniel A

from ARE Update Vol. 5, No. 6, July/Aug, 2002

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Abstract

The 2002 Farm Bill, signed into law on May 13, 2002, renews major subsidies and introduces some additional programs. The new law has implications for California commodity production and prices and may affect efforts to open international markets.

Keywords

Farm Bill, subsidy, commodity, production, price, market, international, California, Farm Security and Rural Investment Act, FSRI

Citation

Sumner, Daniel A. "Implications of the 2002 Farm Bill for Commodity Markets and Trade: A California Focus." ARE Update 5(6)(2002):1-2. University of California Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics.
http://giannini.ucop.edu/publications/are-update/issues/2002/5/6/implications-of-the-2002/