Recent Stories by Anna-Lisa Laca
Nov 15, 2019 by Anna-Lisa Laca
USDA Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue on Friday announced that the second tranche of 2019 Market Facilitation Program payments will begin being issued next week.
Nov 06, 2019 by Anna-Lisa Laca
While farmers wait for the second round of the 2019 Market Facilitation Program (MFP) payments to be announced, lawmakers disagree on the program’s benefits and the need for more payments.
Oct 07, 2019 by Anna-Lisa Laca
In an interview with Lesley Stahlon from 60 Minutes over the weekend, Land O Lakes CEO Beth Ford addressed the struggles farmers are feeling.
Sep 25, 2019 by Anna-Lisa Laca
President Donald Trump and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe met in New York on Wednesday to discuss the ongoing negotiations of the U.S.-Japan Free Trade Agreement
Sep 19, 2019 by Anna-Lisa Laca
All former U.S. Secretaries of Agriculture since President Reagan’s Administration announced on Thursday their support for the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).
Sep 17, 2019 by Anna-Lisa Laca
Collin Peterson (D-Minn.) says that concern bubbled up because some members of the Senate wanted to block funding of the Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC) which houses the MFP money.