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Statement from Agriculture Secretary Vilsack on the Latest Quarterly Agricultural Trade ForecastMay 27, 2016 00:00:00 CDT
WASHINGTON, May 27, 2016 - American farmers and ranchers continue to compete and win in foreign markets. Even in today’s environment of lower commodity prices, abundant global supplies and a strong U.S. dollar, exports remain a key pillar supporting U.S. agriculture and rural communities.
Attitudes of "agritourists"Sat, 28 May 2016 14:05:39 +0000
While most agricultural tourists responding to a Purdue University survey indicated that agriculture is an important industry, those who said they had visited a livestock farm tended to have concerns about how animal feeding operations affect water quality in their county.