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  1. FILE PHOTO: The outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Manhattan, New York City

    US food aid program launches with companies scrambling to deliver

    Texas-based CRE8AD8 LLC bid for a federal government contract to quickly rescue food from struggling farmers and deliver it to U.S. food banks as ...
  2. US farmers

    Trump says he is speeding help to farmers hurt by coronavirus dislocation

    US President Donald Trump said on Thursday he has directed his agriculture secretary to expedite help to farmers, especially small farmers, hurt ...
  3. Chinese and U.S. flags flutter near The Bund in Shanghai

    USDA, USTR cite progress on farm provisions of US-China trade deal

    The United States and China have made progress in implementing the agriculture-related provisions of a Phase 1 trade deal that took effect on Feb.
  4. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Trump hosts U.S.-China trade signing ceremony at the White House in Wash

    US farmers still dependent on trade aid after China deal

    As U.S. President Donald Trump touted the signing of a U.S.-China trade deal in January, he told cash-strapped farmers they would soon need bigger ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: Pigs are seen on a farm at a village in Changtu county, Liaoning province, China

    Going whole hog: US tells exporters to report pig carcass sales as China buying soars

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture said on Monday that commodity exporters must disclose sales of hog carcasses, giving officials and traders more ...
  6. 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.
  7. 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 ...
  8. 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 ...