What Trump's Latest Aid Package Means For Farmers : Planet Money President Trump announced an aid package for farmers yesterday worth $16 billion. It's meant to offset losses from the trade war with China. We spoke to one U.S. farmer about how helpful it will be.
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What Trump's Latest Aid Package Means For Farmers

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What Trump's Latest Aid Package Means For Farmers

What Trump's Latest Aid Package Means For Farmers

What Trump's Latest Aid Package Means For Farmers

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The trade war between China and the U.S. has caused more pain for farmers than almost any other constituency. The administration has already pumped billions of dollars in aid into agricultural. But as the trade war drags on, it risks doing irretrievable damage to agriculture, which is why Trump announced a second aid package this week worth $16 billion.

Stacey called up a farmer in Northwest Ohio to ask how the trade war has affected his business, what he thinks of the fight, and how he feels about this latest aid package.

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