Cuba: Begin a new economic era with agriculture

Opinion by CNFA Board members John Block and Mike Espy.

Several months ago, President Obama announced plans for the United States to reestablish diplomatic relations and expand trade and travel with Cuba.

It is a landmark step for both countries. Finally calling an end to more than 50 years of trade restrictions not only will provide America with new market opportunities less than 100 miles offshore, but also will begin to set the stage for changes that will lead to a better life for the Cuban people. Read more