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FDA Proposes Rules For Safer Imported Foods

posted on July 26, 2013 at 3:37 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration proposed new steps Friday to ensure that fresh produce, cheeses and other foods imported into the United States are safe. The proposed rules, required by a sweeping food safety law passed by... Full Story

Norwegians battle butter shortage in peak season

posted on December 16, 2011 at 3:53 PM

High demand for butter used in traditional Norwegian Christmas dishes has caused a big shortage, leading the government to slash import duties on the cherished product. Full Story

Net Farm Income Tops $100 Billion

posted on December 2, 2011 at 4:42 PM

U.S. net farm income expected to hit $100 billion. U.S. agricultural exports decline to $132 billion. Trade surplus reduced to 26.5 billion Full Story

Trade deals move closer to ratification

posted on October 7, 2011 at 3:20 PM

Trade deals move closer to ratification
At the beginning of the week, President Obama submitted a trio of unilateral trade deals with Columbia, Panama, and South Korea to Congress for ratification. Full Story

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