1983 - Volume #7, Issue #6, Page #05[ Sample Stories From This Issue | List of All Stories In This Issue | Print this story | Read this issue]
Pik Belt Buckle
Made with a pewter finish, the limited edition buckle carries the message "I was saved by PIK, 1983" on the front side and, in small print on the back side, the following message: "1983 was the year of PIK (payment in kind program). It was the most costly farm program in history. Farmers were paid with commodities for taking land out of production. Commodities taken out of production were corn, sorghum, wheat, barley, cotton and rice."
Sells for $12.50.
Contact: Leo Unkrur, Iowa Premium and Specialty Co., Cleghorn, Iowa 51014. (ph 712 225-2083).
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