Today on AgriTalk, we’re talking with Mike Opperman of Farm Journal’s Milk, Mike Steenhoek of the U.S. Soy Transportation Coalition, Darren Hudson of Texas Tech, and John Gilliland of Gilliland & McKinney International Counsellors.
Mike Steenhoek, executive director of the U.S. Soy Transportation Coalition, discusses his meeting last week with congressional leaders about working across the aisle to create a bipartisan infrastructure plan. He also talks about crumbling infrastructure from flooding and the current status of the Mississippi River.
Darren Hudson, director of the International Center for Agricultural Competitiveness at Texas Tech, talks about the general ag economy as well as “serious ramifications” with African swine fever.
John Gilliland of Gilliland & McKinney International Counsellors, shares the latest and where the U.S. stands with trade negotiations with China in light of the news from this weekend.