CMC Continues Push For Transparency in Ag Markets

CMC along with a dozen other organizations urged lawmakers to extend authority and funding to the USDA to continue to publish six key commodity Current Industrial Reports.  These reports, previously overseen by the Census Bureau, are slated to be eliminated in FY12 budget.

While all government agencies must do their part to restrict spending in these challenging times, these reports provide important and reliable data to farmers, traders, and processors in a time of extraordinary price volatility

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