President Donald Trump said that the U.S. will boost its purchases of domestic farm products for humanitarian aid in an effort to offset lost demand from China as trade tensions flare between the nations.
Texas farmers and ranchers need strong trade relationships, especially during weak economic times, Texas Farm Bureau President Russell Boening said as he testified on the importance of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) before the U.S. Senate Finance Subcommittee on International Trade, Customs and Global Competitiveness. Read moreRead More »
Imports of fresh beef from Brazil are being halted into the U.S. The announcement was made by Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue after inspections by USDA-Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) revealed concerns over safety issues. Read moreRead More »