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"… wal in Afghanistan Initiative, was overseen by the Agriculture Department (USDA) and implemented by the main trade association for the industry, the Amer …"
"… rs on the idea, and that it was not halted when problems were flagged in a USDA-financed review this February. “What is troubling about this particula …"
"… and would be reexamined before it is extended. But Food for Progress, the USDA program financing the soybean project, has a broader history of mismanage …"
"… mismanagement and oversight failings, according to a March 2014 report by USDA Assistant Inspector General for Audit Gil H. Harden. The program has “ …"