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US Gives Jordan Sorghum Worth $27mn
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is to give$27mn worth of surplus sorghum grain to Jordan to be used as animal feed. TheJordanian Government will sell the 236,000 tons of yellow sorghum at about$120/ton, as a substitute for higher priced corn imports. The proceeds of thesale will be used to finance development projects. Excluding the sorghum deal,total US aid to...