By : Stephen R. Koontz, Department of Agriculture and Resource Economics, Colorado State University
NCBA President Marty Smith issued the following statement regarding the announcement related to USDA’s plan for distribution of CARES Act funding.
“We appreciate Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue’s announcement that the agency will soon distribute funding to the cattlemen and cattlewomen… Continue reading
The roller coaster we call the cattle markets are providing a heart-stopping ride, thanks to fears of the coronavirus (COVID-19) and the Russia-Saudi Arabia oil price war. In the U.S., broad market fears started with coronavirus news related to beef… Continue reading
WASHINGTON, March 10, 2020 – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced today that China has continued its progress in implementing the U.S.-China Phase One Economic and Trade Agreement and has taken several additional actions to realize its agriculture-related… Continue reading
DENVER (December 20, 2019)—Policymakers in Washington are ending the year with a blitz of activity on trade and immigration reform, setting up significant milestones for the… Continue reading