USDA Announces Second MFP program

 

USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue announced on Thursday that President Trump has authorized his department to spend $16 billion to help Ag producers impacted by trade actions.  Bret Davis, a farmer from Delaware, Ohio, said the second round of MFP payments will be helpful.  However, he expressed concern that the U.S. has hurt its reputation as a reliable supplier of agricultural  products.