Farm Bill Trade and Food Aid Provisions

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This report discusses the trade provisions of omnibus farm legislation, passed in May 2002. The measure includes a trade title reauthorizing, through 2007,
the major foreign food aid and agricultural export programs. It also contains other
provisions affecting agricultural trade, including new country-of-origin labeling
requirements for meat, seafood, and produce; and increased domestic farm subsidies
with possible implications for U.S. trade relations.

Creator(s): Becker, Geoffrey S
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: May 8, 2002
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Becker, Geoffrey S

Specialist in Agricultural Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: May 8, 2002
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United States
Description:

This report discusses the trade provisions of omnibus farm legislation, passed in May 2002. The measure includes a trade title reauthorizing, through 2007,
the major foreign food aid and agricultural export programs. It also contains other
provisions affecting agricultural trade, including new country-of-origin labeling
requirements for meat, seafood, and produce; and increased domestic farm subsidies
with possible implications for U.S. trade relations.

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6 Pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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