U.S. disaster aid won’t cover crops drowned by Midwest floods

The contents of grain silos which burst from flood damage are shown in Fremont County, Iowa, U.S., March 29, 2019. REUTERS/Tom Polansek/Files

MALVERN, Iowa (Reuters) – The Black Hawk military helicopter flew over Iowa, giving a senior U.S. agriculture official and U.S. senator an eyeful of the flood damage below, where yellow corn from ruptured metal silos spilled out into the muddy water. And there’s nothing the U.S. government can do about the millions of bushels of […]

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