My View From The Country

No Breakthrough At WTO

There was no breakthrough during recent World Trade Organization negotiations on ag. U.S. Trade Representative Susan Schwab said, "We remain fully committed to an ambitious, robust round that opens new markets for the world's farmers, manufacturers and service providers. This is the only way to deliver on the Doha promise as a development round. We have no intention of giving up hope." Another round of negotiations will take place this month.
-- P. Scott Shearer, Washington, D.C., correspondent

What's My View From The Country?

As a fulltime rancher, opinion contributor Troy Marshall brings a unique perspective on how consumer and political trends affect livestock production.


Troy Marshall

Troy Marshall is a multi-generational rancher who grew up in Wheatland, WY, and obtained an Equine Science/Animal Science degree from Colorado State University where he competed on both the livestock...

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