Final round of trade payments on their way

Feb 04, 2020 by Tom Karst
The third and final round of U.S. Department of Agriculture 2019 Market Facilitation Program payments to assist growers suffering from trade retaliation by China and other countries are on their way in early February.

Year in Produce No. 1 — Trade troubles

Jan 10, 2020 by Tom Karst
While a mid-December “phase one” trade agreement with China lifted spirits and forestalled any escalation in the trade war with China, it
did not immediately remove Chinese tariffs on fresh produce.