December 15, 2019

Ag Economy; Policy Issues; and, Political Notes

Agricultural Economy

Robert Wright reported yesterday at The Financial Times Online that, “Senior executives from two of North America’s biggest rail operators on Thursday pleaded with regulators not to force them to take other operators’ trains on their networks in areas of the northern plains plagued by severe freight delays.

“The executives from BNSF, operator of the US’s second-biggest rail network, and Canadian Pacific were speaking at a Surface Transportation Board field hearing in Fargo, North Dakota.”