Description: This report discusses price support for wool and mohair, which became mandatory through legislation enacted in 1947 and in 1949. The National Wool Act of 1954 (P.L. 83-690) established direct payments for wool and mohair producers. The act’s stated purpose was to encourage production of wool because it was considered an essential and strategic commodity.
Date: March 29, 2005
Creator: Canada, Carol
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department