US farmers: China trade stop a ‘punch in the gut’

American farmers are facing grim prospects as they head into the 2019 harvest season after China halted the purchases of U.S. farm goods Monday. The American Farm Bureau Federation describes the Chinese decision as “a punch in the gut.” (Aug. 6)

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Trump on trade policies, the border and partial US govt shutdown

US president Donald Trump, addressing the 100th annual convention of the American Farm Bureau Federation, insists a wall is needed on the US-Mexico border and that his administration is fighting for farmers by “fixing broken trade deals that are horrible.”

Trump Touts Tax Overhaul As Boon For Farmers

US President Donald Trump is hailing the Republican tax overhaul law during a pitch to rural America at a meeting of the American Farm Bureau Federation. (Jan. 8)

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