A new farm bill creates the opportunity to deal with current struggles with different commodities as well as potentially reward rural America for its support of President-elect Donald Trump, a prospect for U.S. Agriculture secretary said Monday at the DTN/The Progressive Farmer Ag Summit.
National Farmers Union President Roger Johnson says the cuts to EPA and USDA hit rural economies hard and the proposed cuts to the EPA could impact future pesticide approvals. Read moreRead More »
US dairy farmers tend to be conservatives, but many depend on immigrant workers to keep their operations running. The Republicans’ tough stance on immigration has created a political rift between some farmers and their representatives. Read moreRead More »