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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of September 15, 2019

Background information for “The Plan is No Plan”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, September 15, 2019
Ag barometer declines as commodity prices weaken, Purdue University, September 4, 2019
Foreign tariffs are falling on U.S. farmers, not importers, CoBank, August 2019
Many U.S. farmers fume at Washington, New York Times, September 10, 2019
As billions flow […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of September 8, 2019

Background information for “Whipping the Soy-Boys is No Way to Win Customers”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, September 8, 2019
As [fake meat] burgers take off, Washington Post, September 2, 2019
Beyond Meat’s stock market rise, September 3, 2019
Meat substitutes by markets, Research and Markets, February 2018
Flesh and Blood: What’s the future of […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of September 1, 2019

Background information for “The Enemy of My Enemy Remains an Enemy”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, September 1, 2019
“Trade wars are good, and easy to win,” CNBC, March 2, 2108
Trade data, China vs. U.S., U.S. Census Bureau
As U.S.-China trade war escalates, American farm goods are targeted, University of Illinois, farmdocDAILY, August […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of August 18, 2019

Background information for “Summer Fun with August Numbers”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, August 18, 2019
August Crop Production, USDA, National Ag Statistics Service (NASS), August 12, 2019
World Agriculture Supply and Demand Estimates, USDA, NASS, August 12, 2019
Corn futures worst rout since 2013, Bloomberg, August 12, 2019
Trump’s EPA grants 31 small refinery […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of August 4, 2019

Background information for “Dog Days Mean Letting It Lie”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, August 4, 2019
500,000 school students could lose free meals due to SNAP changes, Fox 8, Cleveland
Three million could lose SNAP benefits, NPR, July 23, 2019
Trade aid of at least $15 an acre, says Perdue, Successful Farming, July […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of July 28, 2019

Background information for “You Know It’s Going to Be a Long, Hot Summer If…”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, July 28, 2019
Boris Johnson is how Britain ends, New York Times, July 22, 2019
White House, Congressional Democrats reach debt deal, USA Today, July 23, 2019
Links to Economic Research Service Farm Income data, […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of July 21, 2019

Background information for “Doing Your Civic Duty. Or not.”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, July 21, 2019
Congress must pass USMCA, Mike Pence, Washington Post, July 14, 2019
Agriculture provisions of the U.S.-Canada-Mexico Agreement, Congressional Research Service, April 8, 2019
U.S. Census, Top U.S. trading partners, Dec. 2018
Employment situation, June 2019, U.S. Dept. of […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of July 14, 2019

Background information for “Mother Nature Always Bats Last”
Farm and Food File for the week beginning Sunday, July 14, 2019
Washington, D.C. hit by record flash flooding, NBC, July 8, 2019

The scene as Washington is hammered by flash floods, Washington Post, July 8, 2019

Trump gives speech on ‘America’s Environmental Leadership,’ YouTube, July 8, 2019

Summer show of federal cash […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of June 30, 2019

Background information for “Ag Has Bigger Problems Than Weather, Trade, Bailouts…”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, June 30, 2019
‘I don’t know how we’re going to survive this,’ Washington Post, June 21, 2019

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of June 23, 2019

Background Information for “The Bum’s Rush, USDA Style”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, June 23, 2019
Perdue and lawmakers race in relocation plan, Successful Farming, June 13, 2019
USDA employees turn back on Perdue to protect relocation, McClatchy News, June 13, 2019
USDA’s Cost-Benefit Analysis for ERS-NIFA move, USDA, June 13, 2019
USDA relocation effort […]

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