AgriTalk panel debates Trump’s poker skills, rising NAFTA tensions and what happens next

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As round two of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) negotiations wrap up, many followers remain unsurprised by the three countries’ inability to see eye-to-eye.

The last two weeks have been filled with threats of termination, promises to close the deal by year-end and a complete lack of agreement (except on the location of the next meeting).

Don’t miss all of the RealAgriculture coverage of global agricultural trade

Last Friday on the Agritalk Free for All, Shaun Haney, Jim Wiesemeyer, Chip Flory and Mike Adams discussed whether or not the US will be successful in getting access to the Canadian dairy market by tag teaming with Mexico; if Trump’s tough threats will work or just get everyone aggravated; and if the US is likely to concede on any point.

You can hear Shaun on Agritalk every Friday at 2PM eastern time on Rural Radio 147 on SiriusXM.  Also: don’t miss RealAg Radio at 4PM Eastern on Rural Radio 147 on SiriusXM.  

 

Shaun Haney

Shaun grew up on a family seed farm in Southern Alberta. Haney Farms produces, conditions and retails wheat, barley, canola and corn seed. Shaun Haney is the founder of RealAgriculture.com. @shaunhaney

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