Midwest farmers are expected to take a bigger hit on corn and soybean production and harvests compared to the rest of the nation. Oppedahl discusses #agriculture trends during his Fed at Your Desk webinar.
Poor planting season weather had a major effect on District#agriculture crops of #soybeans and corn. Farmers appear to have focused on planting corn, leading to a greater weather effect on soybean, accord to David Oppedahl at Fed at Your Desk webinar.
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USDA provided more than $9 million in funding this week to help rural farmers and businesses boost their efforts around energy efficiency.
Our economy is the best in the world, by far. Lowest unemployment ever within almost all categories. Poised for big growth after trade deals are completed. Import prices down, China eating Tariffs. Helping targeted Farmers from big Tariff money coming in. Great future for USA!
Through massive devaluation of their currency and pumping vast sums of money into their system, the tens of billions of dollars that the U.S. is receiving is a gift from China. Prices not up, no inflation. Farmers getting more than China would be spending. Fake News won’t report!
As they have learned in the last two years, our great American Farmers know that China will not be able to hurt them in that their President has stood with them and done what no other president would do - And I’ll do it again next year if necessary!
Democrats should stop fighting Sen. David Perdue’s disaster relief bill. They are blocking funding and relief for our great farmers and rural America!