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In the September edition of the Food Expenditure Series, USDA’s Economic Research Service indicates U.S. consumers spent a record $1.62 trillion on food and beverages in 2017. Of the total food expenditures, 53.8 percent, or $869 billion, went to food purchases away from home.
Author: AFBA
Posted: October 15, 2018, 9:22 pm
Today organizations representing livestock, bee, and fish haulers across the country submitted a petition to the Department of Transportation (DOT) requesting additional flexibility on Hours of Service (HOS) requirements.
Author: AFBA
Posted: October 15, 2018, 8:14 pm
Farmers and consumers both stand to benefit from year-round E15 sales. Micheal Clements has more.
Author: AFBA
Posted: October 12, 2018, 3:30 am

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IFB program helps future ag leaders develop a wide range of professional skills.
Posted: October 16, 2018, 12:56 am
He spends most of his time now inspecting coal mine reclamations but has chronicled fond memories of when he cared for cows.
Posted: October 14, 2018, 11:00 am
Hall of Fame farm broadcaster and former state Rural Development director points to farm and 4-H foundation for teaching her how to serve.
Posted: October 13, 2018, 1:00 am



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