Passage of the Trans Pacific Partnership could mean a boost for meat export prices. The National Cattle and Beef Association is urging passage of the 12-nation trade deal, which would reduce Japan’s tariffs on beef from 38.5% to 9% over 16 years, according to Drovers Editor Greg Henderson.
Empowering small-scale farmers and providing them better access to information, markets and technologies is key to ensuring future food security. Without additional efforts, the target of ending hunger by 2030 will not be met. Read moreRead More »
A group of 168 farm organizations and companies wrote all 50 governors on Tuesday seeking to defend the North American Free Trade Agreement, reflecting that agricultural groups are more than just a little worried about prospect of President Donald Trump moving to withdraw from NAFTA. Read moreRead More »