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Farm Progress America, April 2, 2019

Audio-Farm Progress America, April 2, 2019

Max Armstrong shares insight into a move to relocate two USDA divisions out of Washington, D.C.

Max Armstrong looks into the move by the Trump Administration to relocate the Economic Research Service and the National Institute of Food and Agriculture. The aim is to be ‘closer to the stakeholder’ in the farm. Max shares that 136 cities put their hat in the ring to host the new services, that’s been narrowed. But there’s a move by more than 100 communities to block the move.

Farm Progress America is a daily look at key issues in agriculture. It is produced and presented by Max Armstrong, veteran farm broadcaster and host of This Week in Agribusiness.

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