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Farm machinery operating in field (State Dept.)video

Free market system makes U.S. world leader in agriculture [video]

Secretary Pompeo emphasizes America's global leadership in agriculture during a trip to Iowa and notes U.S. generosity in food donations.
Pompeo at a lectern addressing an audience (State Dept./Ron Przysucha)

Pompeo: U.S. energy doesn’t come with strings

Speaking at an energy conference, Secretary Pompeo set out the benefits of the United States' being a world leader in energy production.
Oil well at night (© Benjamin Lowy/Getty Images)

U.S. is world’s largest producer of crude oil

The United States has surpassed Russia and Saudi Arabia and is now the largest producer of crude oil, U.S. government figures show.
Pumpjack operating above oil well at night (© Daniel Acker/Bloomberg/Getty Images)

American ingenuity, drive sparked shale oil revolution

There's shale all over the world, but Americans have led the way in figuring out how to make it gush oil and gas. Now they lead the world in oil production.
Wheat stalks in front of combine (© AP Images)

U.S. farmers feed the world

American farmers are selling more of their high-quality products to the rest of the world than ever before in the history of U.S. agriculture.
Baskets filled with plums and blueberries (© Lore Patterson/Alamy Stock Photo)

Boosting harvests worldwide by sharing U.S. innovations

Discover how farmers and food professionals from Moldova, Brazil and Nigeria are strengthening their agricultural systems with U.S. innovations.
People in processing plant wearing protective clothing (© Tyrone Turner)

Safety comes first for U.S. food and drug exports

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visits Iowa March 3-4 to highlight American farm products. Read about the exacting standards of the U.S. inspection system.
Drawing of inside of airport (© New York Governor's Office/AP Images)

International visitors to U.S. on the rise [infographic]

People from all over the world are visiting the U.S. in growing numbers and spending more money during their travels, according to the latest data.
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The U.S. and Vietnam: A valued partnership

Vietnam will host the February 27–28 summit between President Trump and North Korean Chairman Kim Jong Un. Learn more about U.S.-Vietnam ties.