Bruce Rastetter, an Iowa agribusiness leader and part of President-elect Donald Trump’s ag advisory team, issued a news release calling on Trump’s administration to block the three major seed-and-chemical mergers now awaiting regulatory approval.
Critically-needed policy that restores eligibility for cotton in the Title I ARC/PLC programs of the current Farm Bill was part of a supplemental disaster bill included in the new bipartisan budget legislation approved by Congress in the early hours of February 9. President Trump signed the bill into law soon[…]Read More »
U.S. consumer prices increased marginally in February amid a decline in gasoline prices and a moderation in the cost of rental accommodation, the latest indication that an anticipated pickup in inflation likely will be only gradual. Read moreRead More »