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  1. FILE PHOTO: Paul and Vanessa Kummer check soybeans near Colfax, North Dakota

    Trump trade-war aid sows frustration in farm country

    The U.S. government is paying Texas cotton farmer J. Walt Hagood US$145 an acre for losses related to U.S. President Donald Trump's trade policies.
  2. FILE PHOTO: Tyson Fresh Meats processing plant is seen three days after a fire heavily damaged the

    USDA to probe beef market after Tyson Foods slaughterhouse fire

    U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue ordered an investigation into widening prices between cattle and beef on Wednesday after a recent fire at ...
  3. A patch of wheat that was missed by the combine is seen during harvesting in Corn

    Farmer's threat prompts US Agriculture Department to pull staff from crop tour

    The U.S. Agriculture Department said on Wednesday it had pulled all staff from an annual crop tour after an employee was threatened, and three ...
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    USDA investigates unapproved GMO wheat found in Washington state

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    Tyson unit recalls 20,000 pounds of frozen beef patties

  6. Farm equipment and grain storage belonging to farmer Austin Rincker sit outside in Moweaqua Illinois

    Why US growers are betting the farm on soybeans amid China trade war

    U.S. farmers are gearing up to plant what could be their third-largest soybean crop ever despite failing to sell a mountain of beans from their ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Pigs are seen on a pig farm in Rabacsecseny

    US bolsters 'Beagle Brigade' to sniff out deadly hog virus

    The U.S. government will increase the number of dogs used to sniff out illegal pork products at airports and seaports in an effort to keep out a ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Farmer Lucas Richard of LFR Grain harvests a crop of soybeans at a farm in Hickory

    US farmers receive US$7.7 billion in trade aid to date: USDA

    U.S. Department of Agriculture has paid out US$7.7 billion so far to farmers, William Northey, Undersecretary for Farm Production and ...