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Trump’s Agriculture Department spends only 0.3% of its $144 billion budget aiding farmers combat climate change
The agency during the Trump administration has significantly downplayed the risks of climate change. And its not helping farmers prepare for it.
Trump’s trade wars could cost him support among rural voters in the battleground states he barely won in 2016
Trump's trade war risks losing him the three battleground states he won by a total of 77,000 votes in 2016.
Consumers, retailers, farmers, manufacturers, and tech firms are all getting clobbered by tariffs in Trump’s trade war
America's economy cooled more than expected last quarter — a sign of the toll the trade war is taking. Trump in a tweet blamed the companies themselves.
Farmers and truckers are increasingly wary of Trump and the policies he's put in place. That's bad news for Trump's iffy polling numbers.
Farmers slam Trump’s China tariffs despite billions spent on aid packages — ‘farmers do not want a payout’
"Farmers do not want to live on government payments," a farm group said. "They want certainty in markets so they can sell their goods for a good price."
Flooding in Mississippi is devastating farmers in the worst disaster since 1927. See what it looks like on the ground.
Extreme flooding in the Mississippi Delta has submerged homes and farmland for months, and some farmers in the area won't see any crops this year.
Chinese officials haven't publicly acknowledged any explicit commitment on US agricultural purchases.
Trump portrayed his agreement with Mexico over the weekend as a win for American farmers. But there is no evidence that such a deal exists.
The US farming industry contributes more than $100 billion to the economy — but it's being threatened by trade wars and climate change.
The Trump administration is rolling out a second round of aid for farmers who have been stung by its yearlong trade war with China.