Once Perdue is approved, he’ll begin heading up plans for a new Farm Bill from his seat at the USDA, but the process is already underway in Congress.
Nearly 30 years after environmental protections slashed logging in federal forests, Oregon counties like this one that thrived on timber revenues for decades are struggling to provide basic services. Read moreRead More »
“U.S. farm incomes will hit their lowest point this year since 2009, a U.S. Department of Agriculture forecast showed on Tuesday.” Such a forecast to US agriculture is brought on by bumper corn and soybean harvests as well as inventories for grains including wheat. It is expected that farmers will make record[…]Read More »