Economic outlook is mixed bag with new administration and an increase in the deficit is likely. Exports also are likely to decline.
Ryan Kurtz, director of agricultural research, Cotton Incorporated, says the highly successful Boll Weevil Eradication Program, genetic engineering, innovations in tillage, and changes in farm size and efficiency combined to reduce cotton’s impact on the environment over the past 35 years. Read moreRead More »
Global Hunger is on the Rise Again after “… steadily declining for over a decade [and] affecting 815 million people in 2016, or 11 per cent of the global population …”, according to the annual United Nations report on world food security and nutrition released by the Food and Agriculture[…]Read More »