US farm exports set a record at $152.5 billion

U.S. farm exports set back-to-back records, climbing to $152.5 billion in just-ended fiscal 2014, said the Agriculture Department, up 8 percent from the mark set one year earlier. The tally, based on trade data collected by the government, matched the forecast made by USDA in August. High commodity prices and strong foreign demand for U.S. farm… » Read More

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