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May 24, 2017
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American Farm Bureau Federation

Agriculture can’t balance the budget alone

The American Farm Bureau Federation will work with the appropriate committees in Congress to ensure that we maintain programs that help farmers manage risks and help rural communities survive.
May 24, 2017
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Mexico’s subsidized dump continues

Mexico’s trade abuses are wreaking havoc on the U.S. market, costing U.S. producers $4 billion and many sugar workers their jobs.
May 24, 2017
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Sugary drinks could go down the drain at CU Boulder dining halls

Boulder's new soda tax, a 2-cents-per-ounce levy on distributors of drinks with at least five grams of added sugar per 12 ounces, has been causing consternation around Boulder with businesses begging for exemptions.
May 23, 2017
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War on sugar turns years of growth into market tipping point

Food giants are only just beginning to respond to noisy calls from customers, lobby groups and lawmakers to cut empty carbs from products.
May 23, 2017
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Amalgamated Sugar wraps up record-breaking season

Amalgamated Sugar processed 7.2 million tons of sugarbeets and expects to produce 2.34 billion pounds of sugar, according to the company.
May 23, 2017
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New ads target Mexico’s unfair trade acts

Mexican sugar dumping was used as a visual in several digital ads that ran in Politico, Daily Caller, The Wall Street Journal‘s Capital Journal newsletter, and elsewhere.
May 23, 2017
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Trump proposes farm cuts

Combined, the White House is detailing more than $38 billion in cuts to farm programs, crop insurance and conservation over 10 years.
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