Bookings for record-breaking shipments of U.S. corn and soybeans to feed a Chinese hog herd recovering from African swine flu has bumped the crop price to multiyear highs.
American Farm Bureau Federation expressed its appreciation for Tom Vilsack’s confirmation as the new secretary of agriculture.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has extended the deadline for farmers to apply for Coronavirus Food Assistance Program payments.
Virginia cotton growers are optimistic that they can work with members of the Biden administration.
The annual observance encourages Americans to understand how food is produced and appreciate the role agriculture plays in supplying the nation.