USDA Program Improving Pricing; Oil and World Budgets; World Rates Continue Lower

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Everyone’s thoughts and prayers are with the victims of the horrible shooting in Orlando. But yes, Father’s Day is coming up, and the first presidential proclamation honoring fathers was issued in 1966 when President Lyndon Johnson designated the third Sunday in June as Father’s Day. There are nearly 75 million fathers across the nation, over 25 million of whom are part of a “married-couple families with children younger than 18.” And 21% were raising 3 or more children younger than 18. There were 1.9 million single fathers in 2015 but only16% of all single parents are men. About 45 percent were divorced, 33 percent were never married, 17 percent were separated, and 6 percent were widowed. There was an estimated 199,000 stay at home dads. In USDA news, the rural housing biz is abuzz over the…(read more)

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