Perdue took a tour of the flooding conditions in Arkansas over the weekend. The secretary and Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson got a bird’s-eye view of the conditions in a helicopter, observing some fields covered in 6 to 8 feet of water.
“There is a great deal of frustration in farm country because we are missing opportunities to grow our exports,” Roberts said. “I believe that the renegotiation of NAFTA could provide just that opportunity. Strengthening and modernizing NAFTA should result in even stronger economic growth for the United States and for Canada and[…]Read More »
Farm Bill Update – The U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry is now accepting public input on the next Farm Bill until March 2, 2017. Comments Due By: March 2, 2017 Web site: Source: The U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Comment Form is available at[…]Read More »