a good source for info regardingy2k impact on farming?

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Can someone help me find some info on y2k impact on agriculture and farming? thanks John

-- John (jnesmith@hotmail.com), March 05, 1999



Read the recent Senate Y2K committee testimony, then check out USDA website. -- Diane

Witness Statements from "The Food Supply: Will the Cupboards be Bare?"
February 5, 1999

http://www.senate.gov/~y2k/hearings/020599/ foodhearingcontents.html

Chairman Bob Bennett


Vice-Chairman Chris Dodd

http:// www.senate.gov/~y2k/hearings/020599/dodd.html

The Honorable Richard G. Lugar

http:/ /www.senate.gov/~y2k/hearings/020599/lugar.html

Secretary of Agriculture Dan Glickman


Allen Dickason, Chief Information Officer, Suiza Foods Corporation


Ken Evans, President, Arizona Farm Bureau Federation

http:/ /www.senate.gov/~y2k/hearings/020599/evans.html

Senator Gordon Smith

http:/ /www.senate.gov/~y2k/hearings/020599/smith.html

-- Diane J. Squire (sacredspaces@yahoo.com), March 06, 1999.

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-- Diane J. Squire (sacredspaces@yahoo.com), March 06, 1999.

Lugar was quoted a few weeks ago as saying "entire farming communities could be wiped out"...(.notice the COULD not will) He is very concerned about y2k and Indiana.

-- Moore Dinty moore (not@thistime.com), March 07, 1999.

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