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Texas Farmers Say Drug War Making Job Dangerous

posted on March 18, 2011 at 2:03 PM

LA JOYA, Texas (AP) -- As Texas farmhands prepared this winter to burn stalks of sugarcane for harvest along the Rio Grande, four masked men on ATVs suddenly surrounded the crew members and ordered them to leave. Full Story

Bush Looks Back at His Rural Legacy

posted on January 16, 2009 at 8:01 PM

Bush Looks Back at His Rural Legacy
Throughout two terms, President Bush was a steadfast defender of free trade but his farm bill reforms fell short of final passage. Market to Market takes a look back at eight years of George W. Bush and agriculture. Full Story

Immigration, Agriculture, and the Border Fence

posted on July 18, 2008 at 8:07 PM

Immigration, Agriculture, and the Border Fence
Does success for the border patrol mean a drop in available workers for agriculture? Andrew Batt reports on a controversial tool in our nation's border enforcement arsenal. Full Story

Market Analysis: Jul 11, 2008: John Roach

posted on July 11, 2008 at 8:07 PM

Market Analysis: Jul 11, 2008: John Roach
Grain prices moved higher Friday after the supply and demand report was released, but the rally wasn't enough to erase losses in previous sessions. Full Story

Mexican Prez Decries Anti-Immigrant Perceptions

posted on February 15, 2008 at 8:02 PM

CAMBRIDGE, Mass (AP) — Mexican President Felipe Calderon on Monday decried anti-immigrant perceptions in the United States and argued that Mexican immigrants complement American workers. Full Story

Federal Judge Throws Out Tyson Foods Illegal Immigrant Lawsuit

posted on February 15, 2008 at 8:02 PM

CAMBRIDGE, Mass (AP) — Mexican President Felipe Calderon on Monday decried anti-immigrant perceptions in the United States and argued that Mexican immigrants complement American workers. Full Story

Market Analysis: Jan 18, 2008: Market Analyst Jamey Kohake

posted on January 18, 2008 at 8:01 PM

Market Analysis: Jan 18, 2008: Market Analyst Jamey Kohake
The rally in wheat prices picked up steam this week with the nearby contract approaching $10.00 per bushel. Full Story

Environmental Groups say Congress Gave Chertoff Too Much Power to Build Border Fence

posted on November 9, 2007 at 8:11 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress violated the Constitution by allowing the homeland security chief to waive laws so the government could build fencing on the U.S.-Mexico border, two environmental groups said Thursday. Full Story

Mexico Seeks Changes in Border Plan

posted on August 3, 2007 at 8:08 PM

MEXICO CITY (AP) - Mexico called on the United States to alter a plan to expand border fences designed to stem illegal immigration, saying the barriers would threaten migratory species accustomed to roaming freely across the frontier. Full Story

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