Recording Date: 1961-1963
Speaker talking about three goals: providing enough food and fiber, enabling family farms to achieve parity, and expanding programs to utilize surplus. He pledges the cooperation of the Farmers Union with President John F. Kennedy and Secretary Orville Freeman towards agricultural policy and the agricultural plank of the Democratic platform. He talks about eliminating poverty in rural America and a domestic food usage program for the needy. He hopes Kennedy will convene a World Food Conference. He recommends creation of an agricultural economics administration.
South Dakota Farmers Union
Agriculture -- South Dakota -- Societies, etc.
Agriculture, Cooperative -- South Dakota
Agricultural laws and legislation
Purchasing power parity
Sound Recording - Non-Musical
Open reel audiotapes
South Dakota State University
"Agriculture Policy During the Kennedy Administration" (2020). South Dakota Farmer’s Union Audio Recordings. 46.