Monday, October 7, 2019 4:50PM CDT
A trade deal with Japan signed by President Donald Trump on Monday will lower or eliminate tariffs into Japan's markets for about $7 billion in agricultural products. The U.S. exports about $14 billion to Japan in ag exports now, of which about $5.2 billion were already tariff-free.
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 5:36PM CDT
The chairman of the House Agriculture Committee said Congress won't slow down Commodity Credit Corp. funds in a short-term budget deal to keep the government operating after Oct. 1. The issue blew up into a political fight as Republicans accused Democrats of tying up trade-aid money to farmers.