Stunning rain and snowfall in California have been making national headlines over the last few months. Initial reaction would be to rejoice that the state’s five-year drought is over.
Following China’s April 4 announcement of a proposed 25 percent tariff on imported U.S. soybeans, the American Soybean Association expressed its extreme frustration about the escalation of a trade war with the largest customer of U.S. soybeans. Read moreRead More »
Undocumented immigrants make up about half the workforce in U.S. agriculture, according to various estimates. But that pool of labor is shrinking, which could spell trouble for farms, feedlots, dairies, and meatpacking plants—particularly in a state such as Kansas, where unemployment in many counties is barely half the already tight[…]Read More »