Impact of COVID-19 on Agriculture


Funding Available to Help Farmers and Ranchers Recover from Natural Disasters, COVID-19 Costs

October 14, 2021 | Newsline

Congress recently passed an extension of the Wildfire and Hurricane Indemnity Program Plus, also known as WHIP+, in the recent continuing resolution to fund the government. Chad Smith has more on what that means for eligible producers.
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USDA WASDE Rebalances Corn and Soybean Production

October 12, 2021 | Newsline

USDA released its monthly World Agriculture Supply and Demand report Tuesday. Micheal Clements shares the highlights.
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House Ag Hearing Centers on Livestock Markets

October 7, 2021 | Newsline

The House Agriculture Committee held a hearing on livestock markets Thursday. Micheal Clements shares the details.
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Register Now for 2022 Farm Bureau Convention

October 4, 2021 | Newsline

Farmers and ranchers can register now to attend the 2022 American Farm Bureau Convention. Micheal Clements shares the details.
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USDA Announces Climate-Smart Agriculture Initiative

September 30, 2021 | Newsline

The Department of Agriculture this week announced the Climate-Smart Agriculture and Forestry Partnership Initiative. Micheal Clements shares more on what that means for farmers and ranchers.
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Phase One Agreement with China Boosts U.S. Exports

September 28, 2021 | Newsline

The latest trade numbers show strong U.S. agricultural exports despite transportation challenges. Micheal Clements shares more.
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Rail Safety Week Bringing Awareness to Railroad Crossing Dangers

September 23, 2021 | Newsline

Operation Lifesaver dedicates this week to keep you safe at railroad crossings. Micheal Clements shares more on why this week is important.
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Farmers and Ranchers to Engage in Global Climate Conversation

September 21, 2021 | Newsline

The UN Food Systems Summit will hear first-hand from an American farmer about U.S. advances in climate-smart agriculture. Micheal Clements shares more on how American agriculture fits in the global climate discussion.
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Colorado River Water Shortage Declaration Means Water Cuts

September 16, 2021 | Newsline

Farmers and ranchers who depend on the Colorado River face water cuts following a water shortage declaration. Micheal Clements shares what this means for those producers.
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Feeding Minds Press Releases New Children’s Book

September 14, 2021 | Newsline

The latest book from Feeding Minds Press, the Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture’s publishing venture, helps children learn about life on the farm. Micheal Clements shares more.
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