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  • Pork Producers Look to Trade for Boost

    6/15/2015 1:45:00 PM
    The pork industry hopes demand will increase internationally, as appetites grow in other countries. “Trans Pacific Partnership as we look at it, is the single greatest economic driver in trade that we've ever seen or will ever see on the pork side,” says Ken Maschhoff, National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) Vice President. The Trans Pacific Partnership is currently being negotiated among a dozen countries, all located along the Pacific Rim. Those countries account for 40 percent of world trade.
  • Last Lifeline for Tobacco Producers: Trade 6/4/2015 8:29:00 AM
    The future of tobacco production in the U.S. hinges on trade.
  • Setting the Record Straight on Sugar 5/26/2015 8:11:00 AM
    This U.S. sugar structure is one that the American Sugarbeet Growers Association feels is misunderstood and misrepresented including claims that sugar prices are too high. “If you compare U.S. sugar prices with what consumers pay around the world, you would find U.S. consumers
  • High School Students Work to Save the Bees 4/27/2015 7:41:00 AM
    Colony collapse disorder (CCD) is a phenomenon with no concrete answer. It’s when there are no adult bees, but the queen bee, and usually immature bees are still present. While the reason is still a mystery, some are pointing to agriculture, specifically neonicotinoids, as the culprit. In this Farm Journal Report, we introduce you to a group of Missouri high school students working to solve this mystery in an effort to save the bees.
  • Planting Update: Field Conditions in Good Shape 4/20/2015 8:11:00 AM
    Don’t let the wind deceive you. Farmers in Western Iowa say they still need a dry-down., while some Nebraska farmers are still waiting on those rain clouds.
  • California Water Crisis: Pressure on Agriculture to Do Even More 4/13/2015 9:02:00 AM
    California agriculture is under scrutiny right now. It's a state that's very diverse, growing more than 400 crops. Nearly half the nations' fruits, vegetables and nuts come from that one state. They also rank first in milk production, but the current drought is jeopardizing all of that.
  • Possible Aftermath of Avian Influenza 4/7/2015 9:27:00 AM
    As Avian Influenza continues to spread, the immediate damage is unknown, but it's future trade issues that are more concerning. “Where it is really concerning, the list is currently 40 plus countries, at least, temporarily banned imports of U.S. poultry, and given the supply of total poultry on the year, if that were to go on for a prolonged period of time, it could be an issue,” says Close.
  • Acreage Battle: Possible Outcome and Impact on Price 3/29/2015 6:44:00 PM
    Analysts' expectations and forecasts for USDA's prospective plantings report is already moving prices. In this Farm Journal Report, we explore possible outcomes and how it could impact price.

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