Daryll Ray

Articles by Daryll Ray
Hunger report: Hits and misses
As a part of the change from one administration to another and in response to the 2008 food price crisis which led to
Column: Farm program statutes cause payment problems
Prices have fallen so far that farmers use the payments to cover part of their production costs but they must still
Should farm sector economic viability include spouses' pay?
Women school teachers don't need to be paid as large a salary as men teachers because the men have families to support,
Economic viability of farm sector: Should it include spouses' paycheck?
“Women school teachers don’t need to be paid as large a salary as men teachers because the men have families to
Here's primer on how to kill market
With last December's reopening of the Japanese market to U.S. beef we thought that just maybe the BSE (bovine
Primer on how to kill a market
With last December’s reopening of the Japanese market to U.S. beef we thought that just maybe the BSE (bovine
Programs said to restrict prices
With the Brazilian cotton case looming large over WTO agricultural negotiations and thus over U.S. farm bill
Column: U.S. farm program story line
One of the most gripping story lines of recent years is the one in which after a crime is committed, law enforcement
Announce the elimination of LDPs and corn prices would jump
With the Brazilian cotton case looming large over WTO agricultural negotiations and thus over U.S. farm bill
As producers argue for sound science, consumers for precautions
U.S. agricultural and trade negotiators have been pressuring the Japanese to reopen their market which has been closed
Freedom to Farm: The root of current farm-related problems
The need for the U.S. to completely dismantle its farm program is one of the ideas being spread at this time by think
Producers argue for sound science
U.S. agricultural and trade negotiators had been pressuring the Japanese to reopen their market which had been closed
Insurance touted as core of 07 farm law
We have all seen those action movies where two characters are engaged in a life or death battle, and every time you
Insurance being touted as core of 2007 farm law
We have all seen those action movies where two characters are engaged in a life or death battle, and every time you
Two issues may shape 2007 farm law
As I look at the issues that cannot be avoided as we prepare to lay the groundwork for a discussion of the shape of the
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