USDA would be reorganized to create a new undersecretary for trade and foreign agricultural affairs under a plan proposed by Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue.
Frank Forcella was surrounded with apricot pits saved in an endless line of 5-gallon buckets. Apricot trees don’t fare well in the cold of Minnesota, but Forcella scratched out a hobby harvest each year, and hit a bumper crop in 2007. More apricots; many varieties; and a massive jump in[…]Read More »
Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Pat Roberts, R-Kan., said Wednesday he wants to mark up the next farm bill in April and that his staff and the staff of Senate Agriculture Committee ranking member Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., are already sending bill language back and forth. Read moreRead More »