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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of November 17, 2019

Background information for “It’s Going to be a Long Winter”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, November 17, 2019
Nancy Pelosi willing to allow a vote on NAFTA revamp, Financial Times, November 1, 2019
House votes to formalize impeachment, Washington Post, October 31, 2019
Who is retiring from Congress, The Atlantic, November 11, 2019
Biography of […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of November 10, 2019

Background information for “China Plays the Long Game; The U.S. Keeps Getting Played”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, November 10, 2019
Trump absent, Asean charts trade path led by China, Washington Post, November 3, 2019
What’s the RCEP & What Happened to the TPP, Bloomberg, November 4, 2019
A Struggling India Needs More Trade, […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of November 3, 2019

Background information for “End of Trade War with China Looks Like Beginning of Cold War”
Farm and Food File for the week beginning Sunday, November 3, 2019
Doubts rise over Trump’s claims to China ag purchases, CNBC, October 16, 2019
U.S. close to Phase I ag deal with China, Reuters Business News, October 11, 2019
U.S., China close to […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of October 20, 2019

Background information for “Drainers versus Sustainers”
Farm and Food File for the week beginning Sunday, October 20, 2019
Drain Brain, essay by Christopher Jones and Silvia Secchi, University of Iowa, October 14, 2019
The benefits of updating agricultural drainage infrastructure, EurekAlert, October 7, 2019
The slow reality of NRS, Iowa Environmental Council, July 16, 2019
Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program, USDA, […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of October 13, 2019

Background information for “Ag’s Coming Heart Transplant”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, October 13, 2019
Farms under Threat, American Farmland Trust, May 9, 2018
Finding and Funding Your Farm, National Young Farmers Coalition, February 9, 2018
Beginning Farmers and Age Distribution, USDA ERS, May 23, 2019
Boomers are retiring in droves, The Washington Post, March […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of October 6, 2019

Background information for “There’s Always Kansas City”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, October 6, 2019
USDA ERA Relocation Internal Memo 2019
USDA expects “significant delays” in ERS reports, Politico, September 24, 2019
USDA nixes release of multiple reports over researcher exodus, The Hill, September 27, 2019
Critics of relocating USDA research agencies point to brain […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of September 29, 2019

Background information for “Partisanship, Piffle, and Prattle”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, September 29, 2019
Measuring the value of beef checkoff programs, CBB, 2019 (next two links)
“Return on Investment”
Full 2019 ROI report
When is enough, enough? via Feeder Flash on YouTube, September 10, 2019
How to fix the cattle market, No Bull Food News by […]

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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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