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Market to Market September 10, 2004 (#3001)


In the News

  • Canadian Leader Warns of Prolongeed Beef Ban
    (Sep 10, 2004) Canada's government opposition leader warned this week that protectionist forces in the United States might keep the border closed to Canadian beef exports beyond 2005.
  • Black Farmers Sue Government Again
    (Sep 10, 2004) Black farmers sued the U.S Department of Agriculture this week with claims the government discriminates against them in loans and farm programs  allegations that also were at issue in a sweeping civil rights case settled five years ago.
  • FSA Sets Minnesota Frost Damage at $190 Million
    (Sep 10, 2004) According to the Farm Service Agency, last month's frost in Minnesota caused an estimated $190 million in damage to the state's crops.