Balanced Reporting. Trusted Insights. Wednesday, July 28, 2021
Bill Tomson

Bill Tomson

Bill Tomson
Senior Trade Editor

ARTICLES

European Union

US vows to work with EU on strengthening agricultural sectors

The U.S. and European Union are vowing to look past their significant differences on how to improve agricultural production practices, strengthen food supplies and protect the environment, says USDA Deputy Secretary Jewel Bronaugh, who spoke to reporters from Rome after attending the United Nations Food Systems Pre-Summit.
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Chicken

US chicken exports to China soar

U.S. poultry has only regained access to the Chinese chicken market for about a year and a half, but trade is booming and the U.S. was the number-one supplier to China in the last two months of 2020.
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NAFTA flags

Biotech group calls for US enforcement action on Mexico

The U.S. needs to take enforcement action under the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement to address Mexico’s continued refusal to approve genetically modified crop traits and counter Mexico’s threat to ban GMO corn from the human food supply, Biotechnology Innovation Organization President and CEO Michelle McMurry-Heath told lawmakers Tuesday.
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