Cotton should be included as a covered commodity in the next farm bill, and trade remains a critical factor in commodity prices, says Joe Outlaw, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension economist.
While many farm groups have voiced support for renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) in hopes of improving the pact by modernizing such things as Internet banking, including international fund transfers, and a more balanced money exchange system, many producers are more concerned about how any new[…]Read More »
The Washington Examiner reported on Monday that Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, and other Republicans were granted a meeting on the Renewable Fuel Standard with President Donald Trump and members of his cabinet. That meeting reportedly set for Thursday, will include U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt. Read moreRead More »