× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Carter / Farm Policies #259142

CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 14, 1978
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) President Carter's speech to farmers at University of Missouri reported.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Columbia, Missouri) Farmers' convention reaction to Carter and President's speech to them detailed. [CARTER - states positions on beef imports for this year and next and on Price controls on meat or other farm prods.] Results of latest polls on Carter's popularity for 1980 election, especially among Democrats, noted.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Columbia, Missouri) Recent government authorization of additional beef imports to combat prices noted. [Gallatin, Missouri, farmer Russell BURNS - thinks it was mistake to increase imports.] [Purdy, Missouri, farmer Steve SANDERS - says beef market just now getting to point that farmer can live with it.] Outlook for cattle herds and beef prices given.
REPORTER: Don Webster

Mudd, Roger;
Schieffer, Bob;
Webster, Don

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.