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.
There’s a new bill floating around the House of Representatives. The disaster aid bill, which is intended to provide some relief to parts of America that were devastated by natural disasters this year, is widely expected to be voted on this week. Read moreRead More »
President-elect Donald Trump picked CKE Restaurants CEO Andy Puzder to head the Department of Labor. Puzder, who runs restaurant chains Hardee’s and Carl’s Jr., could influence issues surrounding minimum wage and overtime pay. Read moreRead More »