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Title:  Dairy Price Supports -- Correspondence, 1958

Resource type:  text

Creator: Aiken, George D. (George David), 1892-1984. 

Topics include correspondence with constituents about Secretary of Agriculture Ezra Benson's proposal to reduce dairy price supports and Aiken's response; Senate proposal to freeze all farm price supports at existing level.


Title:  Dairy price supports - Keith Wallace Letter, 1958

Resource type:  text

Creator: Aiken, George D. (George David), 1892-1984. 

Topics include Secretary of Agriculture Ezra Benson's proposal to reduce dairy price supports; Aiken's response to Benson's proposal; Aiken's response to President Eisenhower's agricultural message to the Congress; letter from Aiken to Keith Wallace, President of the Vermont State Farm Bureau on milk prices; questionnaire sent by Aiken to Vermont farmers and farm organizations; bill proposed by Representative Thomas Abernethy (MS); milk production.


Title:  Dairy price supports - correspondence, 1958

Resource type:  text

Creator: Aiken, George D. (George David), 1892-1984. 

Topics include Secretary of Agriculture Ezra Benson's proposal to reduce dairy price supports; Aiken's response to Benson's proposal; proposed legislation from Senator Hubert Humphrey (MN).


Title:  Dairy: Abernethy "Self-Help" bill (Library), 1958

Resource type:  text

Creator: Aiken, George D. (George David), 1892-1984. 

Topics include H.R. 10043 by Representative Thomas Abernethy (MS), which is the same as a bill in the Senate by Senators Hubert Humphrey (MN) and Alexander Wiley (WI); bill would establish a "Dairy Stabilization Board" which would be empowered to fix prices, control production, establish the level of price supports for manufacturing milk, and conceivably take over all the processing functions; response of Vermont farm organizations to the bill; Aiken's estimation of the chance of the bill in Congress; current balance between consumption and production of milk; fertilizer payments; Vermont hearings on the "Self-Help" bill.