Purchases included $120 million in dairy products, $30 million each in pork products, chicken, and catfish products and $50 million in turkey products.
African swine fever suspected of killing 2,500 pigs in northeastern state of Assam.
The company said it has contingency and continuity plans in place in case of an emergency like this.
Farm and ethanol groups write EPA urging against changing the Renewable Fuel Standard rule.
The originally infected turkey farm remains under quarantine.
Mike Pearson is manning the desk this week and Max Armstrong is again hosting from home as we talk about COVID-19’s continuing impact on agriculture and spring planting progress.
SoAR report highlights success stories of agricultural research strengthening ag sector.
Uncertainty over length, severity of pandemic will continue to drive market volatility.