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Pork Production in Iowa: An Industry at a Crossroads
CARD Briefing Papers
  • Dermot J. Hayes, Iowa State University
  • Daniel M. Otto, Iowa State University
  • John D. Lawrence, Iowa State University
Publication Date
1-1-1996
Series Number
96-BP 10
Abstract

In general, economic conditions have favored Iowa as a premier livestock-producing state, but at the same time, government policies have worked against Iowa's livestock-feeding industries. The authors trace Iowa's dilemma as it must decide whether to become self-sufficient in feed, or be one of the last states to serve as an export source.

Citation Information
Dermot J. Hayes, Daniel M. Otto and John D. Lawrence. "Pork Production in Iowa: An Industry at a Crossroads" (1996)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/dermot_hayes/74/