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Baucus: Anti-trade messages are 'simply wrong'

Farmers asked to speak out on benefits of trade and encourage grassroots support of Administration’s trade approach.

“Farm sustainability means a profitable farm. To be profitable, you have to have trade,” according to Zippy Duvall, president of the American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF).

The mission of a new trade group known as Farmers for Free Trade, co-chaired by former Sens. Max Baucus (D., Mont.) and Richard Lugar (R., Ind.), is to make sure the people who put food on the table have a seat at the table with those setting trade policy. AFBF has also joined forces to stress the impor

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