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    Insurance Premium Payment Date Nears

    USDA Reminds Producers to Pay Their Crop Insurance Premiums by January 31 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Risk Management Agency (RMA) […]

    January 17, 2020
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    Senate Passes USMCA

    Deal Spotlights Another Trade Victory for Trump as Gains Expected for Agriculture The U.S. Senate on Thursday voted 89-10 for final passage […]

    January 17, 2020
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    Pesky Math and Item Five of Phase One

    As often accompanies political events like Wednesday’s (1/15/2020) signing ceremony for the phase-one trade agreement with China, there was a lot of […]

    January 17, 2020
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    Farmers to Receive 3rd Aid Payment

    Farmers can expect a third round of payments under the 2019 Market Facilitation Program, but don’t expect there to be a 2020 […]

    January 17, 2020
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    Romaine Lettuce Outbreaks Declared Over

    The U.S Food and Drug Administration (FDA) lifted its consumer advisory to avoid romaine lettuce from the Salinas growing region, which was […]

    January 17, 2020
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    Trump Signs Phase-One Deal

    In one of the biggest political victories of his presidency, President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed a phase-one deal with China that […]

    January 16, 2020
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    Important EPA Decisions Coming

    The EPA this year will deliver important decisions to U.S. agriculture, including on chlorpyrifos, glyphosate, the neonicotinoids, pyrethroids, atrazine and over-the-top dicamba. […]

    January 16, 2020
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    Oversupply Could Tighten Wine Margins

    “We’re at a point of oversupply in California and Washington, not due to speculative overplanting, but the industry’s miss in not providing […]

    January 16, 2020
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    Ethanol Production Up

    Ethanol Production Jumps to Highest Level Since June, Fourth-Highest Total on Record Ethanol production in the U.S. climbed to the highest level […]

    January 16, 2020
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    Underserved Producers Have EQIP Options

    USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) reminds historically underserved producers, who are participating in the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP), of the […]

    January 16, 2020