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Washington Insider -- Tuesday
Tue Jul 1, 2014 06:06 AM CDT

Here's a quick monitor of Washington farm and trade policy issues from DTN's well-placed observer.

EU-Ukraine Deal Not Easy to Sell to Russia

Officials from Ukraine and the European Union last week signed a highly controversial bilateral free trade agreement that has been months in the making and which many blame for the current state of unrest in the former Soviet republic. The path leading to the current situation began eight months ago when protests in Kiev broke out after former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych backed out of signing a similar free trade accord with the ...

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  • Russ' Vintage Iron DTN staff reporter Russ Quinn takes a look at farm life nearly a century ago.
  • Klinefelter: By the Numbers Farm lenders should halt their petty rivalry and focus on agriculture's best interest: Our nation...
  • CWA Rule Pressure The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has asked the federal EPA to withdraw the...
  • GOP Picks Conaway as House Ag Chairman The House Republican Steering Committee on Tuesday selected Rep. Michael Conaway, R-Texas, as the...
  • Head Start A Pennsylvania teen has two years of a farm-to-fork business under his belt and is looking to exp...
  • Woodbury: Farm Family Business One of the world's wealthiest families measures success not in dollars but in authenticity.
  • Ask the Vet A warning about bull breeding soundness.
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