A red combine harvests wheat near the border of eastern Washington and Oregon in July 2013. Photo: Walla Walla Union-Bulletin via AP

Donald Trump readies new round of aid for US farmers hit by trade war with China

  • Administration is considering payments of US$2 per bushel to soybean growers, US$0.63 per bushel to wheat growers and US$0.04 per bushel to corn growers
  • Package, which could exceed US$15 billion, is largely modelled on programme implemented last year, but with more generous payments
Topic |   US-China trade war

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A red combine harvests wheat near the border of eastern Washington and Oregon in July 2013. Photo: Walla Walla Union-Bulletin via AP
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