Ag Groups Stress Importance of USMCA

February 20, 2019 04:07 PM

The top agricultural representatives from the United States, Canada and Mexico will also be under one roof in Washington D.C. this week as there’s hope the updated NAFTA trade deal called USMCA could be one stop closer to a reality.

USDA Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, Canada’s Minister of Agriculture and Mexico’s Secretary of Agriculture are all meeting at USDA’s Ag Outlook Forum Thursday. Some ag groups say trade with Mexico and Canada are needed.

AgDay Betsy Jibben talks with Toni Lynn Adams with the Washington Apple Commission and Colin Woodall with the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association.

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