Look out rural America, President Trump has an executive order for you. As the White House looks to create a sense of achievement before its first 100 days is up on Saturday, the President will sign a flurry of new orders this week, including one today “promoting agriculture and rural prosperity in America.” But will it really help struggling farmers and rural economies? That remains to be seen.
Scott Bauer/USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
Karen Perry Stillerman, senior analyst, Food and Environment
April 25, 2017 1:07 PM EDT