Corporate Subsidies Instead of Trade

MFU President’s Blog by Walter Schweitzer; December 2019 To offset losses caused by trade wars the USDA created a taxpayer funded program called the Market Facilitation Program(MFP). Much of the $14.5 billion dollars of taxpayer funds targeted to help producers...
All eyes on agriculture this week

All eyes on agriculture this week

President’s Blog: All eyes on agriculture this week This has been a busy week for agriculture with the appointment of Sonny Purdue to the post of Secretary of Agriculture and President Donald Trump’s executive order which creates a task force to examine the...