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USDA Trade Disruption Support for Farmers


Pecan South will continue to update this article to bring the pecan industry the up-to-date news about the second round of trade mitigation support.

USDA Announces Support for Farmers Impacted by Unjustified Retaliation and Trade Disruption

May 23rd, 2019

https://www.usda.gov/media/press-releases/2019/05/23/usda-announces-support-farmers-impacted-unjustified-retaliation-and

President Trump Delivers Remarks on Supporting America’s Farmers and Ranchers

May 23rd, 2019

A note from Pecan South: The U.S. Pecan Industry had a number of people in attendance that represent the industry’s interests. U.S. Agricultural Secretary Sonny Perdue from Georgia and Ranking Member of the House Agriculture Committee, Congressman Mike Conaway from Texas can be seen during the press conference. Also in attendance was the President of the Texas Farm Bureau and a farmer who grows pecans.

President Trump Delivers Remarks on Supporting America’s Farmers and Ranchers

Watch LIVE: President Trump Delivers Remarks on Supporting America’s Farmers and Ranchers

Posted by The White House on Thursday, May 23, 2019