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New Dairy Revenue Protection Program Available

August 16, 2018 | Newsline

A new federal crop insurance product for dairy farmers is now available. Micheal Clements has more.
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Water Permitting Authority Returned to States

August 14, 2018 | Newsline

The Trump administration last week returned more water-permitting authority to states, a move the American Farm Bureau Federation says will mean faster, better and more affordable decision-making. Micheal Clements has more.
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A Game of Tariff Ping Pong

August 9, 2018 | Newsline

The American Farm Bureau Federation says agriculture is being batted back and forth in the current rounds of trade tariffs. Micheal Clements has more.
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Seed Cotton Enrollment for ARC and PLC Underway

August 7, 2018 | Newsline

Cotton is once again a covered commodity in the farm bill. Chad Smith has more.
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National Agriculture Leaders Roundtable to be Held Friday

August 2, 2018 | Newsline

Members of Congress and other agricultural leaders are gathering in North Carolina, on Friday to denounce frivolous nuisance lawsuits that threaten the livelihood of livestock producers. Micheal Clements has more.
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Precision Ag Connectivity Bill Moving Forward

July 31, 2018 | Newsline

Legislation to help farmers stay connected in the field is advancing toward the finish line. Micheal Clements has more.
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Farmers Waiting for Details on Trade Assistance Package

July 27, 2018 | Newsline

The Trump administration announced this week a $12 billion relief package to help the nation’s farmers who are currently struggling under the weight of trade disputes. While the help is appreciated, farmers are waiting to hear more details on how the relief will be distributed. Chad Smith has more.
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Farmers Can’t Withstand Drawn-Out Trade Battles

July 24, 2018 | Newsline

The American Farm Bureau Women’s Leadership Committee is in Washington, D.C., hosting a Communications Boot Camp for women involved in agriculture who want to speak up about current agriculture issues. One of the issues they have discussed is trade. Chad Smith has more.
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Farmers and Ranchers Bearing the Brunt of Trade War

July 19, 2018 | Newsline

The American Farm Bureau Federation says farms will suffer if the trade war continues. Micheal Clements has more.
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Puerto Rico Recovery Provides Opportunity to Change U.S. Food Imports

July 17, 2018 | Newsline

Recovery efforts continue in Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria, which struck nearly a year ago and could change where some of our food comes from in the future.
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