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An aerial view from a drone shows a combine being used to harvest soybeans on Oct. 14, 2019, in Rippey, Iowa. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

U.S. Senate votes to curb farmland purchases by China, Iran, North Korea, Russia

BY: - July 27, 2023

WASHINGTON — U.S. senators approved bipartisan amendments to the annual defense policy bill Tuesday night that would prohibit China, Iran, North Korea and Russia from purchasing U.S. farmland and screen American investment in high-tech ventures on foreign adversary soil. By a 91-7 vote, the lawmakers approved a measure that would require review of — and direct the president to […]