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    Senators From Oil-Producing States Set to Meet With Trump on RFS Deal

    Recent media reports outlining a possible agreement on the Renewable Fuel Standard may sound promising for the biofuels industry and agriculture, but […]

    September 18, 2019
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    China to Lift Punitive Tariffs on U.S. Soybeans, Pork

    China will lift punitive tariffs imposed on U.S. soybeans and pork in a trade war with Washington, a state news agency said […]

    September 16, 2019
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    Making Your 2019 ARC, PLC Decision

    The sign-up period for the Agricultural Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage programs for the 2019 crop year is now open. USDA’s […]

    September 13, 2019
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    Biofuels Groups Pressed on Deal

    The White House reportedly is giving biofuels interests until Friday to accept a deal from President Donald Trump that would give a […]

    September 13, 2019
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    Federal Reserve: Observations on the Ag Economy- August 2019

    Graph of Fed Districts from, “The Beige Book.” Last week, the Federal Reserve Board released its August 2019 Beige Book update, a summary […]

    September 12, 2019
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    380 family farmers ‘Fly-In’ to Washington

    NFU members advocate for stronger food and agricultural policy “In early September, most farmers are busy harvesting, planting winter crops, and attending […]

    September 11, 2019
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    Disaster Aid Details Released

    Farmers hit by natural disasters in 2018 or this year that were designated as presidential disaster or USDA disaster areas will be […]

    September 10, 2019
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    U.S., China Trade Talks Set to Resume-Agricultural Export Markets Continue to Adjust

    Bloomberg writers Michael Hirtzer and Dominic Carey reported last week that, “The trade war between the U.S. and China continues to surprise agricultural markets, even delivering […]

    September 10, 2019
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    U.S., Chinese Envoys to Meet for Tariff War Talks

    U.S. and Chinese envoys will meet in early October for more talks aimed at ending a tariff war that threatens global economic […]

    September 9, 2019
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    Pecan Prices Plummeting Amid Trade War

    The past used to represent a prologue to the future, although political decisions made over the past couple of years may have […]

    September 9, 2019