Ag Trade Aid, Part II: Will Soy, Corn and Wheat Formula be the Same?

🕔May 17, 2019Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said late Wednesday that a second trade aid package for farmers may total $15 billion to $20 billion, the latter figure $5 billion higher than President […]

Ag Trade: Trump Threatens More Chinese Tariffs, to Go into Effect Friday

🕔May 7, 2019Reuters writers Jeff Mason and David Shepardson reported this week that, “President Donald Trump dramatically increased pressure on China to reach a trade deal by announcing on Sunday he would […]

Trade Group Decries Trump’s Tariff Tweets

🕔May 6, 2019Tariffs Hurt the Heartland, the national campaign comprised of over 150 of America’s largest trade organizations from across retail, tech, manufacturing and agriculture, today released the following statement on the President’s tweet announcement […]

Ag Trade: Trump Cracks Down on Cuba Embargo

🕔Apr 23, 2019The Trump Administration announced last week a major shift in U.S. policy towards Cuba by allowing the activation of Titles III and IV of the Cuban Liberty and Democratic Solidarity […]

U.S.-China Trade Talks: “Great Progress,” Yet “Some Way to Go.”

🕔Apr 9, 2019Late last week, Los Angeles Times writer Don Lee reported that, “Despite hopes that a U.S.-China trade deal is at hand, President Trump said Thursday that some key issues have […]

Soybean Assn. On Tariffs: Tired Of Being Collateral Damage

🕔Mar 27, 2019The American Soybean Association (ASA) is not pleased with recent comments from President Trump that he could leave tariffs in place under an agreement with China. ASA has always considered […]

President’s Ag Budget Proposal Causes Some Hand-Wringing – DTN

🕔Mar 13, 2019Despite some lobbying last month by the crop-insurance industry, the Trump administration’s budget proposal for Fiscal Year 2020 again calls for reducing crop-insurance premiums, lowering income eligibility and reducing crop-insurance […]

Dossett on Rice: Weather Delays; U.S. Tariff on India, Turkey Boosted Futures

🕔Mar 8, 2019CASH MARKET Thai Rice has slipped $3 this week. The Thai National Assembly has backed away from passing the Rice Bill because of renewed farmer pressure.  India White 5% Broken […]

Biofuel: E15 Rule Sent to White House – DTN

🕔Mar 7, 2019The EPA has sent a rule proposing allowance of year-round E15 sales, as well as reforms to the biofuel credits market, to the White House Office of Management and Budget. […]

Pompeo To Iowa Farmers: “Sympathetic” Over Trade Plight But Offers Little On Progress – DTN

🕔Mar 5, 2019Iowa farmers noted Secretary of State Mike Pompeo largely kept his cards close to his vest regarding trade talks with China, but they nonetheless appreciated Pompeo coming to the state […]

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