Farm Progress, Husker Harvest Days Shows Canceled – DTN Jul 2, 2020

🕔Jul 2, 2020
Two of the largest outdoor farm shows in the United States will not happen this year for the first time ever. The Farm Progress Show and Husker Harvest Days are […]

COVID-19 Ag Related Losses Mount; China Seeks Virus Documentation on Soybeans Jun 24, 2020

🕔Jun 24, 2020
Donnelle Eller reported on the front page of Tuesday’s Des Moines Register that, “The Trump administration has sent $4 billion in payments to U.S. farmers to help cover losses due to the coronavirus, part […]

Coronavirus: Meat Packer Scrutiny Continues – DTN Jun 12, 2020

🕔Jun 12, 2020
Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, on Tuesday credited the Department of Justice for beginning “sweeping initiatives” against the country’s four largest meatpackers. Speaking to reporters during a weekly call, Grassley said […]

Webinar: COVID-19, Ag Law Update – June 17 Jun 11, 2020

🕔Jun 11, 2020
In a field already disrupted by weather disasters, depressed commodity prices and trade disputes, COVID-19 has proved to be yet another obstacle for those in agriculture. Harrison Pittman, director of […]

Ag Groups Call for More CFAP Aid – DTN Jun 5, 2020

🕔Jun 5, 2020
Farm groups and various officials continue to press USDA to broaden the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) as they highlight agricultural products left out of the program. USDA announced on […]

Farmers Urge Economic Assistance Bill Is Necessary – Ag Barometer Jun 2, 2020

🕔Jun 2, 2020
Farmer sentiment improved slightly in May after falling sharply in both March and April. The Purdue University-CME Group Ag Economy Barometer reading in May was 103, up 7 points from the April […]

Ag Trade: Policymakers Discuss COVID-19 Impacts – DTN Jun 2, 2020

🕔Jun 2, 2020
On May 21, the Washington International Trade Association (WITA) held a webinar to explore what trade policymakers can do to adapt to this new world and contribute with bold and […]

Kansas: Average Net Farm Income Expected to Drop 87% Jun 1, 2020

🕔Jun 1, 2020
Early on in the COVID-19 virus pandemic, it looked like agriculture might be an area that would maintain some semblance of normalcy. Farmers and ranchers tend to work in more […]

Coronavirus Food Assistance Program Enrollment Begins – DTN May 29, 2020

🕔May 29, 2020
USDA is set to begin accepting applications Tuesday from crop growers and livestock producers for $16 billion in aid under the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP). Cattle producers who typically […]

Corn, Soybean, Cotton – Basics of CFAP Direct Payments May 29, 2020

🕔May 29, 2020
The USDA has started accepting applications for CFAP payments to producers that have been adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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