Tuesday, July 14, 2020 6:15AM CDT
In a report that is being picked up by daily newspapers, including the Washington Post, the Associated Press is reporting that new pressure on parts of the meat industry is coming from worker complaints alleging that processing companies Tyson and JBS have engaged in workplace racial discrimination during the coronavirus pandemic.
Tuesday, July 7, 2020 4:51PM CDT
Agriculture, forestry and fishing account for just under $8 billion in Paycheck Protection Program loans, still one of the smaller industries receiving loans under the program. The Small Business Administration announced there are still more than $130 billion in funds available for businesses.