|It relates to agriculture and seeks to increase the purchasing power of our farmers and the consumption of articles manufactured in our industrial communities, and at the same time greatly to relieve the pressure of farm mortgages and to increase the asset value of farm loans made by our banking institutions. >>more...>>
Title: New Means to Rescue Agriculture
Author: Roosevelt, Franklin D.
Date: March 16, 1933
Publisher: Works of Franklin D. Roosevelt
- Agricultural Policy
- Congress, Messages to
Notes: Reprinted in The Public Papers and Addresses of Franklin D. Roosevelt, Vol. 2, 1933, (New York City: Random House, 1938), p. 74.