Monday, May 20, 2019 4:41PM CDT
USDA officials are working on a trade program as planting season continues across most of the country. The wet spring has led to expectations of higher prevented planting acres than normal. Those farmers could lose out on trade-aid payments if USDA structures the aid program based on actual production as the department did in 2018.
Friday, May 17, 2019 8:05AM CDT
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