September 18, 2014 | Reuters
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USDA Chief Urges Buffett to Ready BNSF for Record Crops

Vilsack warned "as soon as this crop is harvested, there will be more pressure"

USDA Chief Urges Buffett to Ready BNSF for Record Crops
Warren Buffett, who heads the sprawling conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway and its BNSF railroad.

U.S. Agriculture Secretary Thomas Vilsack met with Warren Buffett last week to urge the billionaire investor to make sure his BNSF railroad is ready for an expected record corn and soy harvest this year.

Vilsack said on Tuesday that Buffett, who heads the sprawling conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway, recognized the challenge and indicated his company was taking steps.

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