By proposing standard approaches to risk assessment and testing, the new standard will help harmonize how countries deal with the complexities of the international seed trade, thereby facilitating trade in seeds — valued at some $US 12 billion annually — while ensuring such shipments safeguard food supplies for a growing global population.
USDA would be reorganized to create a new undersecretary for trade and foreign agricultural affairs under a plan proposed by Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue. Read moreRead More »
During part of a White House roundtable with Trump and Perdue, some of the topics that were discussed were a working H2A program, NAFTA and trade, regulatory reform, infrastructure, and ethanol. Read moreRead More »