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Rabobank Global Pork Quarterly Q2 2018: Uncertainties Threaten Optimism in Global...

Uncertainty in global markets – due to disease risk, trade disputes, and feed availability – will create opportunities and challenges for the pork industry...

Montana Senator Warns of a Return to the Farm Crisis of...

During a budget hearing on Wednesday, senators on both sides of the aisle pressed Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue on the potential damage Chinese tariffs...

China’s Proposed Tariffs Threaten U.S. Farmers, Trump says “We’ll Make It...

President Trump on Monday acknowledged that U.S. farmers could be adversely affected by the escalating tariff dispute with China, but promised to make it...

As Planting Season Approaches, Soybean Leaders Hopeful that Cool Heads Prevail...

As farmers are gearing up for the spring planting season, some producers may be inclined to rethink their planting intentions after China threatened a...

Secretary Perdue Tries to Reassure over Trade Tensions, Lawmakers on Edge

During a stop in Ohio Wednesday on the “Back to Our Roots” rural RV tour, Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue acknowledged that farmers and livestock...

Rounds Statement on China Tariff Proposal

U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds (R-S.D.) today issued the following statement on China’s proposed tariffs on U.S. products, including corn, soybeans and beef products:  “While I...

China’s Response to New U.S. Tariffs Will Hurt U.S. Wheat Farmers

With the announcement today that China intends to retaliate against the latest proposed U.S. tariffs, hard-working U.S. farmers are clearly in the line of...

MSGA: Tariffs in Down Economy Too Much for MN Soybean

Following China’s announcement of a proposed 25 percent tariff on imported U.S. soybeans, the Minnesota Soybean Growers Association (MSGA) is expressing its extreme displeasure...

NCGA Statement on RFS Waivers Issued to Large Refiner by EPA

The following is a statement from North Dakota farmer Kevin Skunes, president of the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA), on the RFS waivers reportedly...

China’s Penalties Raise Uncertainty for U.S. Pork Sales Abroad

The Chinese government has announced the imposition of additional import duties on a range of U.S. products, including a 25 percent duty increase on...

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