Enhancing the Quality of U.S. Grain for International Trade

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Congress amended the Food Security Act of 1985 and directed the Office of Technology Assessment to conduct a comprehensive study of the technologies, institutions, and policies that affect U.S. grain quality and to prepare a comparative analysis of the grain quality systems of major export competitors of the United States. It focuses on the U.S. grain system and possible changes within that system to enhance grain quality.

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292 p: ill., maps; 26 cm.

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United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment. February 1989.

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Congress amended the Food Security Act of 1985 and directed the Office of Technology Assessment to conduct a comprehensive study of the technologies, institutions, and policies that affect U.S. grain quality and to prepare a comparative analysis of the grain quality systems of major export competitors of the United States. It focuses on the U.S. grain system and possible changes within that system to enhance grain quality.

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292 p: ill., maps; 26 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 8914
  • SuDoc Number: Y 3.T 22/2:2 G 76/3/
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  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc39944

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The Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) operated from 1972 to 1995, providing Congressional members and committees with analyses of the scientific and technological issues that were increasingly relevant to public policy and legislative action. This collection includes quarterly and annual reports, as well as internal OTA documents such as orientation materials. Many other interesting OTA materials are available in the OTA Legacy Collection via the CyberCemetery.

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United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment. Enhancing the Quality of U.S. Grain for International Trade, report, February 1989; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc39944/: accessed December 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.