It comes as no surprise that the top stories from Agriculture.com this year included updates on the U.S.-China trade war as well as announcements on the USDA’s trade aid package. But there are a few surprising articles that made the top 10 list for 2018. Peruse them to make sure you’ve read all of our top stories.
This list is based on traffic numbers to each story during 2018.
North Carolina and other states on the East Coast were hit by Hurricane Florence. The storm’s winds battered crops and its rainfall, more than 30 inches in some areas, caused flooding that closed major interstates and shut down entire towns. Agriculture, the No. 1 industry in the state, took a hard hit, the full extent of which won’t be known for months. The needs of the agriculture community are great and may not be as obvious as you think