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AgPro Radio
14:54PM Jan 17, 2020

AgPro Podcast: Update Direct From DC

Margy Eckelkamp
Director of Content Development, Machinery Pete

Hunter Carpenter, Director of Public Policy at ARA, was recently on the AgPro podcast to recap what the Phase One trade agreement with China means for ag.

14:01PM Jan 17, 2020

Signal to Noise: What Could Be In a Trade Deal with India?

John Herath
AgWeb Contributor

Pro Farmer's Jim Wiesemeyer broke the news Friday that the White House is in negotiations for President Donald Trump to travel to India in the coming weeks, possibly to sign

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14:00PM Jan 17, 2020

Trump Aid Means Farms Are Doing Better Than Before Trade War

Bloomberg
Wire Service

Donald Trump is boasting that he’s made farmers “really happy.” He’s not wrong, but it’s not just the trade deal that’s left farmers optimistic for 2020.

12:59PM Jan 17, 2020

China Might Delay Some Ag Purchases for One Month, Up to Three

Tyne Morgan
AgWeb Contributor

China didn't immediately start buying U.S. agricultural good after the Phase One signing. Some analysts say it could take a couple months before significant buys from China are on the

12:06PM Jan 17, 2020

BREAKING: Trump Trade Trip to India in the Works

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor

President Trump hopes to sign a trade deal to open more agricultural and industrial opportunities with India shortly after the conclusion of the Senate impeachment trial, according to Pro Farmer’s

09:39AM Jan 17, 2020

Perdue: 3rd MFP Payment Coming Soon, No New MFP for 2020

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor

With the phase one trade deal with China official, farmers are expecting more positive momentum in the markets. However, they shouldn’t expect an extension of the MFP, according to USDA

07:17AM Jan 17, 2020

Farmers One Step Closer to Hemp Planting after Rule Approval

Associated Press
AgWeb Contributor

Ohio farmers are one step closer to planting hemp as soon as this spring following a vote Thursday by a legislative rule-making committee.