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Pork Exports Show Broad Gains in October

U.S. pork exports posted broad-based gains during October, solidifying 2020’s record pace. That’s according to USDA data compiled by the U.S. Meat Export Federation. Pork exports rose eight percent year-over-year to 242,536 metric tons, with […]

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RJ Karney Named head of NASDA Public Policy

The National Association of State Departments of Agriculture recently announced RJ Karney as its Senior Director of Public Policy. Karney comes from the American Farm Bureau Federation, most recently serving as a Congressional Relations Director. […]

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Ag Banks Trim Farm Lending

Farm loans outstanding at commercial banks declined in the third quarter and non-performing loans edged slightly higher. The Kansas City Federal Reserve says reduced lending at agricultural banks contributed most significantly to the further decline […]