President Nicolás Maduro’s government has begun dismantling price controls, a major policy shift that aims to ease widespread unrest by letting shops sell food at market prices but is worsening Venezuela’s already punishing inflation.
“Any negotiated changes to the NAFTA should do no harm,” underscored ASTA President & CEO Andy LaVigne. “U.S. agriculture has prospered under this agreement and the U.S. seed industry cannot afford to have trade with Canadian and Mexican markets hindered.” Read moreRead More »
“Biocontrols don’t work.” That’s the excuse Richard Hutton-Squire, Technical Director of Hutton-Squire Farms PTY, Ltd, said he has heard from many growers who choose not to use biocontrols. Hutton-Squire was part of a roundtable discussion in the concluding session of the inaugural Biocontrols Africa 2017 Conference and Expo in Cape Town. […]Read More »