One of the most influential policies on agriculture is the farm bill. The current farm bill will likely be renewed in 2018. Because the Republican party has a slight majority in both houses, the development, approval and implementation of the next farm bill is “likely to be a smoother process than the two-year process of the previous farm bill,” according to a recent Rabobank report.
Dow AgroSciences announced Wednesday the U.S. launch of Enlist corn for the 2018 season. This is following the long-awaited approval from the Ministry of Agriculture of the People’s Republic of China. Read moreRead More »
U.S. beef producers on Wednesday reacted cautiously to a pledge by China’s premier to lift a ban on U.S. beef imports that has restricted access to the market for more than a decade. Read moreRead More »