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    Farm Futures Study Reports How Farmers Plan to Spend CFAP Payments

    Farmers aren’t the only ones hoping for another round of Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) direct payments. Bankers stand to be the […]

    August 21, 2020
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    Agriculture Confidence Index-Farmers Look to the Future

    Farmer attitudes are a mixed bag as summer turns to fall and as election-year divisiveness and the ever-present coronavirus pandemic add to […]

    August 20, 2020
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    Phase One Talks Delayed, While Recent USDA Reports Provide Perspective on U.S. Farm Exports to China

    Bloomberg News reported this week that, “President Donald Trump said he called off last weekend’s trade talks with China, raising questions about the […]

    August 20, 2020
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    Trump Administration Approves $4 Billion in Emergency Aid to Iowa

    U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said he approved federal disaster aid for Iowa after a hurricane-force storm hit last week, causing […]

    August 18, 2020
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    The Fall 2020 Ag Policy Watch List

    The following is a condensed version of an AEI Premium article, which includes references to the Ag Forecast Network (AFN) decision- tool. Not a subscriber […]

    August 14, 2020
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    CFAP Eligibility Expansion a Boon to California Growers

    California farmers stand to benefit from the addition of more commodities now covered by the USDA Coronavirus Food Assistance Program, say UC Agriculture […]

    August 14, 2020
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    As U.S., Chinese Negotiators Plan Phase One Meeting, Trade Remains a Rare Area of Cooperation

    Bloomberg News reported on Wednesday that, “U.S. and Chinese negotiators plan to discuss progress of their trade deal in the coming days, with […]

    August 13, 2020
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    USDA Assists Farmers, Ranchers, and Communities Affected by Recent Derecho

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced the availability of assistance for agricultural producers in the Midwest affected by the recent […]

    August 13, 2020
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    USDA Extends CFAP deadline

    USDA on Tuesday extended the deadline for applications for the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program until Sept. 11 and added more commodities to […]

    August 12, 2020
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    Crop Insurance to the Rescue

    The 2020 crop year is one of extremes and dependence on the federal government. For COVID-19 and the ensuing collapse in grain […]

    August 12, 2020