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Economic and Food Security Impact of Agricultural Input Reduction Under the European Union Green Deal’s Farm to Fork and Biodiversity Strategies

BY JAYSON BECKMAN, MAROS IVANIC, JEREMY JELLIFFE, FELIX BAQUEDANO, AND SARA SCOTT The European Commission has proposed strategies that would impose restrictions on EU agriculture through targeted reductions in the use of land, antimicrobials, fertilizers, and pesticides. We perform a range of policy simulations to examine the economic implications of several of the proposed targets, finding reduction in global agriculture production, higher prices, less trade,...


Post Date: November 3, 2020

USDA, FDA Sign MOU to Enhance Collaboration, Efficiency on U.S. Dairy Exports

WASHINGTON, Oct. 1, 2020 – Today, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA)


Joint Statement from Western Hemisphere Agriculture Leaders

WASHINGTON, Sept. 14, 2020 – Following the virtual G-20 Agriculture and Water Ministers Meeting hosted by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Sept. 12, top agricultural officials from five Western


Export Sales Announcements


Private Exporters Report Sales Activity for China and Unknown Destinations

WASHINGTON, September 18, 2020—Private exporters reported to the U.S. Department of Agriculture the following activity:


Private Exporters Report Sales Activity for China and Unknown Destinations

WASHINGTON, September 17, 2020—Private exporters reported to the U.S. Department of Agriculture the following activity:


Private Exporters Report Sales Activity for China

WASHINGTON, September 16, 2020—Private exporters reported to the U.S. Department of Agriculture export sales of 327,000 metric tons of soybeans for delivery to China during the 2020/2021 marketing year.


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Seafood “Speed Dating” Connects U.S. Suppliers, Foreign Buyers

Some people use speed dating to find life partners, but U.S. seafood exporters recently applied the concept to finding new trading partners.


Partnering to Promote U.S. Beef to Growing Indonesian Market

U.S. beef exports to Indonesia reached a record $53.7 million in 2017, up 37 percent from the previous year, thanks in large part to policy changes advocated by FAS that have made it easier for U.S. exporters to ship their products there.


FOODEX Japan Delivers for U.S. Exporters

Japan is the fourth-largest global market for U.S. agriculture and the top Asian market for U.S. exports of consumer-oriented food products. Each year, it’s also the site of Asia’s largest annual food and beverage trade show, FOODEX, which offers U.S. exhibitors access to Japan’s $770 billion food and beverage market and to many other lucrative Asian markets as well.


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