Agriculture and state--United States
Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:
Organization formed in 1977 in response to Congressional legislation entailing four years of farm prices below the cost of production. In many states, farmers organized protests, strikes, pickets, boycotts, and marches on state capitols and on Washington, D.C. (1977-1979). Collection includes a historical calendar, newsletters, press releases, correspondence, and news clippings.
This series contains electronic media containing printed file trees, administrative documents, and grant records.
A portion of the Leopold Center grant reports, annual reports, conference papers, extension and outreach proceedings, and other publications are available electronically in the Iowa State University Digital Repository. Please see the Electronic Resources section at the beginning of this finding aid for the link.
This collection (1987-2007) includes requests for donations, a program for the Farm Aid VII concert held in New Orleans, Louisiana, news clippings, ephemera objects received for donations, and copies of Farm Aid's newsletter, Farm Aid Update. The collection also contains a media packet and news clippings from Farm Aid VI which took place in Ames, Iowa.
The collection (1985) contains newspaper and magazine articles about the National Crisis Action Rally. There are also copies of speeches that were presented at the rally as well as related background information about the event.