Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue on Tuesday announced USDA will
temporarily recall more than 9,700 FSA employees to operate offices. USDA
stated that, for now, FSA offices will be open Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30
p.m., at least for the weeks of Jan. 28-Feb. 1 and Feb 4-8.
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Family members are more productive when given opportunities to
develop new skills.
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Bunge Limited has seen a dramatic shakeup in its leadership and board
membership in recent months, and announced an acting CEO on Tuesday. Bunge also
highlighted Tuesday that its profitability would be lower for the full year of
2018 as the price declines from Brazil's soybean crop come home to roost.
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As with corn, buy low, sell high is good advice for soybeans, but
needs a slight adjustment for cattle.
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Agriculture and trade counselors from Europe spoke earlier this week
at the American Farm Bureau Federation annual meeting in New Orleans. They said
the EU is open for more trade, but they agree that agriculture should not be
part of trade talks between the EU and U.S.
See DTN Ag News. BEU Ag Reluctant on Trade Deal...