U.S. peanut farmers are winding down harvest on what looks to be another strong production year to bolster the country’s current surplus supply. How big the surplus, or carryout, will be is becoming clearer if you know how to read the numbers.
Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam recently sent a letter to U.S. Department of Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross emphasizing the need for fair trade, as Mexican imports have negatively affected Florida agriculture. Read moreRead More »
House Republicans will pursue a law reauthorizing food assistance and farm subsidies without Democratic support after negotiations over changes to the so-called food-stamp program broke down, the chairman of the chamber’s Agriculture Committee said. Read moreRead More »