2009

Trip to Cuba

March 19 2009

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I’m reporting to you today by phone – on the way back from Cuba. Our delegation of 12 was mostly farmers – all with a sincere interest in normalizing…

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Ag Day

March 12 2009

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And now for today’s commentary—

Another year completed. Spring just around the corner and “Ag Day” is the celebration of the week.

I hope the whole nation takes note of the remarkable…

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Scary Times

March 5 2009

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supporters, and allies of a healthy farm economy and prosperous rural America. Thank you.

And now for today’s commentary—

Most years in the first month, I make predictions for the year ahead. There is so much uncertainty
right now, my crystal ball is fogged over. To me, there are a lot of…

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