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75 Years Ago


Items taken from weekly issues 75 years ago, from the Daniels County Leader, est. 1922 (continuation of the Scobey Sentinel, est. 1912).

January 30, 1947

Farm Prices Will

Depend On Farmer–

Price support by the government for crops carry with the benefit a number of duties required of farmers, T.J.

Grotte, ACA county chairman stated.

“I impress upon the farmers that price support commitments by the government require performance on the part of farmers as well as the government to be effective.

Farmer performance is twofold, first they must produce within the pattern of production established by goals to avoid difficult surplus situations; then they must meet the specific requirements of the price support operation.”

Carl Miller Gets $21 For Steers–

Sioux City buyers continue to pay better than average prices to stockmen of Daniels County. Carl Miller of Scobey returned by train from the large cattle mart and stated that he received $21 a hundred weight for a load of his stee...