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Teaching the World to Eat Pecans

By Kent Politsch, Chief, FSA Public Affairs Do they like pecan pie in Turkey?  If they don’t now, they will soon if Randy Hudson has anything to say about it. Hudson, his wife Mary Jo and their family operate Hudson … Continue reading

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We Can’t Wait

By Michael T. Scuse, Under Secretary for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services Farmers and ranchers know many variables are sometimes not in their hands, especially when it comes to weather.  That’s why USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack and U.S. Senator Tim … Continue reading

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Lack of Farm Bill Puts Limits on How USDA Helps Storm-Ravished Producers

Despite the lack of a farm bill, farmers and ranchers in South Dakota affected by the Atlas Blizzard may be eligible for assistance from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Under Secretary for Farm and Foreign Agriculture Services Michael Scuse announced … Continue reading

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Scuse Tours Kansas Showing Support to Producers Affected by Drought

Despite one of the worst droughts in 50 years, Kansas crops are better off than Indiana and Missouri, according to USDA Undersecretary of Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services Michael Scuse. As part of a tour to show support to farmers … Continue reading

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Scuse Visits Illinois County With a Global Impact

Undersecretary for Farm and Foreign Agriculture Michael Scuse visited Will County, Ill. last week to view firsthand the role the county plays in the export of grains to the global marketplace. More than 86 million bushels of grain were shipped … Continue reading

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Undersecretary Scuse Visits Wisconsin Farmers Affected by Drought

Michael Scuse, USDA Farm and Foreign Agriculture undersecretary traveled to Wisconsin Wednesday to show support to farmers and ranchers affected by the ongoing drought. Visiting producers in Watertown, Walworth and Rock counties, Scuse said he wanted to see firsthand the … Continue reading

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Scuse Visits Michigan Farmers to Assess Drought Damage

On tour to visit disaster-stricken areas across the country, USDA Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services Undersecretary Michael Scuse, visited farms and orchards in central Michigan this week to survey drought damaged crops. Earlier this year, producers in the state suffered … Continue reading

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