Farm Bureau participated at the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership negotiations stakeholder session held recently in New York City. Veronica Nigh, an AFBF economist, explained in Friday’s Newsline that the trade deal being negotiated between the European Union and the U.S. is vital to agriculture.
“For growers we always think about reaching more customers, lowering barriers and making us more competitive, which increases demand and increases the prices that we’ll receive for our goods,” she said.