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Farm Policy: Agricultural Trade and Trump

Farm Policy: Agricultural Trade and Trump

👤By Keith Good, Farm Policy News 🕔Apr 19, 2017

Many agricultural producers have expressed concern over the direction of executive branch trade policy since January. These apprehensions may not be universally shared in all quarters of Rural America; however, tariffs and other trade restrictions are important considerations for U.S. agriculture.

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Livestock Markets: More Exports, Fewer Imports Supporting U.S. Beef

Livestock Markets: More Exports, Fewer Imports Supporting U.S. Beef

👤By Donald Stotts, Oklahoma State University 🕔Apr 17, 2017

More exports and fewer imports are helping to support beef markets, with February total beef exports up 19.3 percent and, combined with the January total, represent a year-to-date increase of 20.1 percent for the first two months of the 2017.

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Beef Industry Could Benefit from China Reopening Its Doors to U.S.

Beef Industry Could Benefit from China Reopening Its Doors to U.S.

👤By Mary Lou Peter, Kansas State University 🕔Apr 11, 2017

It’s been nearly 14 years since China allowed sales of U.S. beef in that country, but that may be about to change. And that’s very good news for the U.S. beef and cattle industry, according to a Kansas State University

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Cattle Prices: Are We in the Most Volatile Market Ever?

Cattle Prices: Are We in the Most Volatile Market Ever?

👤By Chris Hurt, Purdue University 🕔Nov 7, 2016

Listen to MP3 podcast Some are saying this is the most volatile cattle market ever. An evaluation of that statement would take considerable number crunching, but everyone can agree that few expected cattle prices to go above $170 per hundredweight

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Livestock: China to Accept U.S. Beef? Confucius Says Yes – DTN

Livestock: China to Accept U.S. Beef? Confucius Says Yes – DTN

👤By John Harrington DTN Livestock Analyst 🕔Sep 23, 2016

“Never give a sword to a man who can’t dance.” Confucius, you took the words right out of my month. Well, maybe I would have put it a bit differently, just to promote a few grains of comprehensible rice. But

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Beef Association Supports Trans-Pacific Trade Talks – DTN

👤By Chris Clayton, DTN Ag Policy Editor 🕔Feb 6, 2015

The Trans Pacific Partnership talks are a rare opportunity for U.S. agriculture to lower tariffs and expand market access into Japan and other emerging Asian markets, a key player in the talks told cattlemen Friday. Darci Vetter, chief agricultural negotiator

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