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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - November 2, 1970, Florence, South Carolina4-b monday november 2, 1970 Junr Alltia pfc Usif farm products exports hit High Washington Apex ports of u. S. Farm products soared to a record High of almost billion during the first three months of the fiscal year that began on july 1, the agriculture department announced saturday. Officials Are confident at this Point that the Pace will continue and that 1970-71 will wind up As the Best farm Export year on record perhaps More than billion. The growth represents one of the most remarkable turn arounds in agricultural Trade. It also is a considerable break in favor of the Nixon administration. Only two years ago farm exports slumped to billion the lowest level since 1963 and Down More than billion from the record of almost billion in 1966-67. The picture was not Bright when the Nixon administration took office. A Dock strike Early in 1969 Cut deeply into shipments. There was a world glut of wheat problems with and tie continued european common Market added to the gloom. Off to the Best Start in history. Soybean exports were nearly double those of a year the report on july september exports said. Wheat exports value was up two fifths and contributed significantly to the in other gains during the first there is still plenty of wheat Quarter were reported for soy around but world Trade has picked up substantially. The common Market difficulties persist but Europe remains the most important buyer of . Farm products. And in the past year and a Helf an almost fantastic demand or soybeans has led farm sex Orts Back from the shadows the year ended last june 30 hey totalled More than illion a whopping 16 per cent gain from now according to the latest the current fiscal year is farm Loans if you need Money to buy land re finance your debts or to improve your farm the place to go is to your Federal land Bank association. Credit life insurance is available and there is no penalty when paying off your loan be fore maturity. We specialize in Long term credit. Investigate the is of a land Bank loan today. Paul m Booth manager p. 0. Box 1153 Florence s. C. Telephone 669-8311 bean meal fruits vegetables Dairy products lard tallow and soybean Oil. The report did not project a total value for the entire year. But assistant agriculture Secretary Clarence d. Palmby and others have estimated it will exceed billion by next june 30. . Crop exports Are vital to agriculture. They absorb production from about one of very five acres harvested by Farmers and Are a major part of the Nixon administration. As the administration sees it the new farm approved by the House and now waiting final action by the Senate later this away from rigid pricing structures now in effect and keys crop supports to Market conditions. Hopefully under the Long Range administration plan . Farm products will become increasingly competitive in world Trade. Thus the planners foresee Farmers eventually can produce More for the free Market and less for government control and storage. The Sharp improvement in farm exports can Only help bolster administration efforts in this direction. Larger demand Means stronger prices. And As Farmers see the effects of rising exports on How much Money they get the argument goes there less inclination to rely on government props. Feed grains exports during the period totalled 5.7 million tons up slightly from a year earlier. Last year about 55 million bushels of Corn were exported. There was no estimate for 1970 71 except that shipments May drop from last year. R Florence farm notes by h. F. Livingston or. County agent ornamental notes Many homeowners Are troubled with a pest Plant called Skull Cap. Sometimes referred to As wild Artichoke this Plant seems to grow profusely in areas where plants such As azaleas and camellias Are found. The pest is also known to spread beyond the Plant Borders into Lawn grass areas. Skull Cap has a growth that in appearance resembles a mint Plant. It is spread from under ground tubers thai resemble artichokes thus the name wild Artichoke. Now is the time of year to Supply control measures for this pest. Zasorin a chemical can be used around shrubs during the period of november to March for controlling this pest and others that May be present. The chemical is available in a granular formulation in a Container from which it May be sprinkled on the pest Plant. Where larger amounts May be required it is also available in larger quantities in a different Type package. We suggest tha i homeowners that have been looking for a Way to control Skull Cap around their Homes get this material and apply properly from now until March As May be necessary. Keep hogs penned please keep your hogs penned if you want to help get rid of hog cholera. At this time of year it is customary in Many communities to let hogs run Loose. A Farmer who follows this practice will not Only take a Chance of disease wiping out his Herd but he is also helping create possible trouble for others in the neighbourhood. We solicit the cooperation of All hog producers in getting Are you still gambling with your savings forget about Market conditions and losses. This is the time for re investing your funds to receive greater earnings with no risk to your principal. Select one or More of our High yield insured savings plans and help to improve your Community while you earn. Funds Are needed now to build and Purchase Homes in Florence and Florence county. Put your Money where it will provide available funds to Benefit this entire area and local Economy. We offer 4 no risk savings plans insured to by the Federal savings loan insurance corporation an Agency of the United states government. 1 pass Book savings Deposit any a mount at any time. Compounded 2 class a certificates mini mums multiples. Six month 3 class b certificates mums multiples. Issued for 1-2 years. Compounded or 4 class c certificates mums multiples. Issued for per years. Compounded All funds received by nov. 10, 1970 will earn from nov. 1, 1970 at the rate authorized for each plan. Insured savings and loan associate Jan open saturdays 9-12 a. M. 600 w. Pai motto Florence s. C. Pho a 662-6304 rid of this costly hog disease. Everyone s corporation is needed. Farmers who really want to help should Stop turn ing their animals out to run through the Woods and swamps and also get their neighbors to do likewise. All sick hogs should be reported at the first sign of sickness to the local veterinarian or the county agents office so that Early diagnosis can be had which does help in the eventual eradication of disease. Seen along the Roadside by . Hamilton Clerton Extension information service Clemson borrowers and credit card users will do themselves a favor if they will examine carefully the interest rates they re being charged. Many says a Clemson Extension economist do not consider his much the credit is costing or. Max i. Lloyd believes any past justification for not understanding interest charges if it Ever existed does not exist now. The reason is that All lenders must now state in writing what the annual percentage rate . That is one of the provisions of the u. S. Consumer Protection act of 1969. This act is commonly referred to As the truth in lending Law. Or. Loyd insists that determining Cost of credit is quite simple. But for those who have a menial Block against using percentages he suggests figuring the charges this Way think of the a n n u a 1 percentage rate As the same As the number of dollars charged each year for each Hundred dollars of this Means that for an annual percentage rate of is per cent you la be paying per year for each Hundred dollars you owe. Or. Loyd advocates that borrowers introduce More Competition by b o r r o w i n g from firms with the lowest annual percentage rate. Let us get into the habit of shopping for credit. Then let us do our business with the firms that give us the Best credit or. Loyd advises Consumers to be especially aware of the costs of securing Small Loans under ?300 for Short periods. If you re charged the maximum Legal rate for Small Loans they can be pretty he said explaining if you re charged the maximum rate on a loan for one year your annual percentage rate More than 100 per Welcome to the Florence ice service Center tire Battery service department 1600 w. Darlington St. Florence s. C. Leverne Welch mgr. Center a tire Sale you can t afford to miss tues., wed., thurs., fri., sat., nov. 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 Mark size Sale Price the tire of the 70 a our Preiti Iii tire Glas belted with polyester Cord body total Price sales tax All charges incl. F78-i.4 j678-ii h78-u j78-i1 f78-i5 g78-i5 h78-i5 26.93 28.18 28.63 26.76 28-00 29.45 no thump Cord fed. Tax 2.77 2.98 free grease Job with filter Oil change free mounting and balancing of All tires sold All sizes Unico first line Mark 111-78 Nylon tires four full plies 89.95 set of four includes mounting balancing and All taxes. Long lasting Whin stripes for All 13-, 1u 15-in. S. .18 30.78 .21 32.35 .26 32.77 .17 30.51 .23 32.00 .30 33.73 count chg free balancing be Winter ready Unico permanent anti freeze per Gal replace Battery now at reduced prices1 remember All tire prices have been slashed filler up regular 94 octane per Gal. During Sale Ethyl 100 octane per Gal. Dates Only balancing of your Florence fax service Center tire Battery service dept. 1600 w. Darlington St. Florence s. C. Tavern Welch dept. Mgr

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