For the longer term, the Federation--after extensive consultation with its members--unveiled Foundation for the Future, a plan to end price supports
and focus instead on insuring producer margins.
The Dairy Product Price Support
Program supports the price of fluid milk at $9.
Department of Agriculture in July announced a temporary increase in the amount paid for dairy products through the Dairy Product Price Support
Program, left Holmes and more than 100 New Hampshire dairy farmers breathed a sigh of economic relief.
Department of Agriculture's Dairy Price Support
Program is designed to moderate price swings.
Thus, the government was pledged to high price supports
until the end of 1948.
import restrictions or price supports
on commodities like wool and peanuts-instead of funneling even more money into international ad departments.
There has been a gradual and consistent [EU] move away from previously high levels of market price support
and output payments and reduction in the level of support," the OECD said.
At auctions, if the tobacco companies didn't bid for a pile of tobacco for at least one cent more than the price support
, the farmer received an advance, non-recourse loan from the co-op or pool.
Much of the increase was in the form of price supports
, which lead to higher costs for consumers.
Dairy price supports
will be phased out by 2000, thanks to the 1996 farm bill.
A five-pound bag of sugar costs three times what it might without the price supports