"While other sectors of the American economy have largely recovered from the Great Recession, rural America has lagged in nearly every indicator", says a new report from the Trump Administration.
Several local farmers were in Nashville on Monday and heard President Donald Trump's speech.
"We are also putting an end to the regulatory assault of paperwork and inspections".
The hype surrounding Trump's executive order obfuscates the countless other Trump FCC policies that are making the broadband industry undeniably worse for American consumers, especially those in less affluent and more rural areas.
Trump also said family farms will be exempt from the estate tax, which he said would allow families to maintain ownership of their farms.
Trump acknowledged controversy over the North American Free Trade Agreement and other trade agreements that account for roughly a quarter of US agriculture revenues.
Nebraska Farmers Union President John Hansen said he hopes the president also emphasizes the dire situation now facing farmers and ranchers.
The president used the campaign-style appearance to again tout the tax reform plan he signed into law last month.
White in shock recall to Australia ODI side
White has represented Australia in four Tests, 88 ODIs and 47 T20Is and even captained the Australian T20I side for a while. White was surprised at the recall, although he said he never gave up hope of a return to the national side.
Trump and Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, who preceded him in speaking to the Farm Bureau audience, announced completion of a report by the administration's Interagency Task Force on Agriculture and Rural Prosperity.
Trump touched on issues of concern to American farmers, including trade, immigration and rural broadband access. "On NAFTA, I am working very hard to get a better deal for our country and for our farmers and for our manufacturers".
Trump's endorsement of crop insurance generated the longest sustained applause during his speech. "Hopefully, he'll gain a better perspective of the issues of the agricultural community and the struggles we go through and how he can help us combat those struggles", said Robert Elliot.
President Donald Trump Monday unveiled a major initiative created to strengthen a rural economy that has lagged urban areas in recovery from the recession of 2007-2008.
President Donald Trump plans to unveil an agriculture initiative seeking to bring broadband internet connection to rural America at the American Farm Bureau Federation's annual convention.
"We have been working every day to deliver for USA farmers just as they work every day to deliver for us".
"Because we know that our farmers are the future", he continued.
"Farm country is God's country", Trump said to another standing ovation. "There's plenty of space for people to express their views in protest, but we love our flag and our anthem, and we want to keep it that way".