What Does Government Shutdown Mean for USDA and Iowa Farmers?
DES MOINES, Iowa -- The government shutdown is impacting parts of the USDA and farmers say they have some concerns over what it could mean if the shutdown continues. “The trade wars and the tariff wars and now this has kinda been piling on, and everyone I talked to over the holidays was just hoping 2019 would be a better and more optimistic year” said farmer Morey Hill.