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Eye On America (NAFTA's Effect On United States Farmers) #359294

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Sep 08, 1994
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Montana farmer Hank Zell and his active fight against the NAFTA agreement that has made wheat prices drop due to Canadian competition featured; scenes shown of his wheat fields. [ZELL - comments on the Canadian grain companies.] Scenes shown of a demonstration that Zell organized. [Canadian farmer Wilson SUTHERLAND - comments.] A one-year agreement between the United States and Canada regarding the amount of wheat Canada may export noted. [American trade representative Mickey KANTOR, Canadian trade minister Roy McCLARAN - offer differing opinions on the issue.] [ZELL - says he doesn't think he will be able to see his son take over the farm.] Soft wood lumber and beer reported also going through the same dispute.

Chung, Connie

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