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Farmers' Strike (1977)

Louisiana: The State We're In

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1977-12-02

Duration: 00:06:06

Subjects: Agriculture | Farming | FARMERS | Strikes

Contributors:

  • George, Beth Host
  • McGuffie, T.C. Interviewee
  • Harper, Prentice Interviewee
  • Smith, Jesse Interviewee
  • Huenefeld, Fred Interviewee
  • Farner, Roger Interviewee

Description

This segment from the December 2, 1977, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a report on the plans of Louisiana farmers to join a nationwide strike of farmers asking for higher prices for their goods. Host: Beth George