(20 ILCS 660/5) (from Ch. 5, par. 2705)
    Sec. 5. Statement of findings. The General Assembly finds that:
    (a) Illinois' rural economy suffers from serious stagnation which poses a real threat to farm families.
    (b) Illinois has continued to suffer increased out-migration from rural communities and its farms.
    (c) Farmers' incomes are not keeping pace with expenses.
    (d) Farmers have a serious debt problem.
    (e) Some farm families will continue to suffer financially.
    (f) There is a need to work with the entire farm family to assess their needs.
(Source: P.A. 87-170.)