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Livestk. Farmers / Government Credit Program #234922

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 19, 1974
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(Studio) Senator Agriculture Committee approves $3 billion credit program for livestock farmers fearing bankruptcy because of low prices.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Joliet, Illinois) At all major Mid. West cattle mkts., volume of stock up from 1st of week Prices seem to stabilize near 40 cents/lb. mark. [Cattle buyer Hyman ROSEN - says cattlemen unhappy because they're not making any money.] [Cattle farmer Jack SUDDETH - thinks middleman should be checked out because they're making big profit.] Retailers explain reason for high costs.
REPORTER: Richard Roth

Mudd, Roger;
Roth, Richard

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