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U.S. sends ag trade mission to Mexico

We were surprised to see announcements early this month that U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue would be arriving imminently in Mexico at the head of a major agricultural trade mission.  Surprised, for one, because we hadn’t heard a peep about such a large-scale, high profile mission, which was announced only the day before the group arrived in Mexico City.  And two, because the U.S.-Mexico trade relationship – particularly in agriculture — has been nothing if not fraught with conflict during the Trump administration.  Continue reading U.S. sends ag trade mission to Mexico