Agricultural Trade: China, NAFTA and Brazilian Agriculture in Focus, Dr. Ribera, 08/23/18

It’s a great pleasure to be with you. I’m Bobby Coats a professor in the Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness in the University Of Arkansas Systems Division of Agriculture. Now joining us is Dr. Luis Ribera to give his perspective on the importance of agricultural trade with emphasis on NAFTA and China, as well […]

The Currency Shift that Really Matters to Agriculture | CoBank Knowledge Exchange Brief

On August fourth, China allowed its currency to weaken to its lowest level in 11 years. This move has significant implications for the global economy, interest rates around the world, and whether the trade war has now become a currency war. But for U.S. agriculture, concerned about exports to China, it’s the relative movement of […]

International Trade and Agriculture: Growing Exports, Jobs and British Columbia

♪♪♪ GRANT PARNELL: The scope of the project was to be there right beside the industry and right beside the marketing groups to help them meet each other. All together, we were looking to expand BC’s success in overseas marketing, to bring them together and to give them information on what each other’s needs are […]

Agricultural Equipment Technology

>>Jake, student: Being that this program is sponsored through John Deere, you get to deal with all their new technology, all their new information right away. It’s one of only 14 of these programs in North America and after you’re done, you’re skilled and the dealership that you’re already working with, there’s a good chance […]

State of the Sector: Canadian Agriculture and Agri-Food

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The View from Here: Canada’s agriculture and agri-food sector

[Upbeat guitar music starts] Female narrator: The outlook from Canadian farms continues to be very positive. Farmers are more efficient and innovative than ever… …using increased precision and automation. And they’re taking significant steps to protect the environment. No-till practices are up 16% since 2011… …preserving soil and water on 48.2 million acres. Net greenhouse […]

USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service

(MUSIC) NARRATOR: You might love working for the Foreign Agricultural Service if … Mayol: If you’re a hungry professional, if you need a learning environment and a multicultural environment, you’re in for a treat. You’re going to love it. Sage-El: You might love working for FAS if you like traveling and meeting people from different […]

Donsplaining | The Daily Show

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