Today's DriveTime features concern about payment limits in the USDA coronavirus aid package and an effort to protect packing plant employees on the job.
Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue discusses the timeline for coronavirus aid to producers, another pork plant is shut down, and water infrastructure legislation is introduced in the Senate. Hear more in today's DriveTime.
Senate clears coronavirus aid package to fund the Paycheck Protection Program and ag groups press the Trump administration to exempt H-2A workers from his immigration ban. Hear more in today’s DriveTime.
American agriculture reacts to Friday's USDA announcement of COVID-19 relief, the stress in farm country, and a plunging oil market. Hear more in today's DriveTime.
Today's DriveTime features an update on a shuttered pork processing facility, comments on an expected USDA aid package, and a weather update across the Corn Belt.
A popular government program has run out of money, the Food and Drug Administration changes course on hand sanitizer, and agriculture looks ahead to a potential USDA aid package. Hear more in today's DriveTime.