USDA Crop Progress: Corn harvest progresses 13 points Nov 13, 2017 Winter wheat planting progress consistent with five-year average. Censky talks trade, taxes and regulations during Minnesota visit Nov 10, 2017 Deputy Agriculture Secretary also talks about labor and infrastructure. 7 ag stories you might have missed this week - Aug. 25, 2017 Aug 25, 2017 Hurricane Harvey heads toward Texas, farm workers in Philippines have flu symptoms and farmer donates 2,300 acres to KSU. Trump's proposed 2018 budget cuts staff, crop insurance, food aid May 23, 2017 Proposal is first step in setting budget. Updated: Ag committee recommends Perdue nomination Mar 23, 2017 Senate Agriculture Committee held hearing on Sonny Perdue's nomination to be ag secretary on March 23.