A farmer checks the condition of a soybean field in Baskerville, Virginia. Photo: Melina Mara/Washington Post A farmer checks the condition of a soybean field in Baskerville, Virginia. Photo: Melina Mara/Washington Post
A farmer checks the condition of a soybean field in Baskerville, Virginia. Photo: Melina Mara/Washington Post

US farmers in Washington to seek end of the trade war with China

  • The US president’s trade policies have sent agricultural exports plunging, exacerbating already difficult economic conditions facing farmers
  • Average farm income has fallen to near 15-year lows under Trump

Topic |   US-China trade war
A farmer checks the condition of a soybean field in Baskerville, Virginia. Photo: Melina Mara/Washington Post A farmer checks the condition of a soybean field in Baskerville, Virginia. Photo: Melina Mara/Washington Post
A farmer checks the condition of a soybean field in Baskerville, Virginia. Photo: Melina Mara/Washington Post
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