Farm Progress America, June 20, 2019

Max Armstrong looks at the challenge California farmers face as the state takes land for a troubled bullet train project

Max Armstrong shares concerns of Central Valley California farmers who have seen land taken for a bullet train project. The challenge is that they’ve received no payment for this taking. Many farmers say state officials offer a range of excuses for why they haven’t been paid.

Farm Progress America is a daily look at key issues in agriculture. It is produced and presented by Max Armstrong, veteran farm broadcaster and host of This Week in Agribusiness.

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