Tariff talk hits soybean prices; will be 'very difficult for a farmer to make a profit,' Arkansas Farm Bureau president says

State’s rice, beef also vulnerable

Posted: June 20, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.
Updated: June 20, 2018 at 10:31 a.m.

Soybeans are harvested with a combine harvester in Princeton, Illinois.

A bad situation for Arkansas farmers, especially soybean producers, got worse after President Donald Trump announced Monday night that he'd place 10 percent tariffs on another $200 billion in Chinese goods bought in America, farmers and others said Tuesday.

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Red-state Trump voters are getting what Trump University supporters got: screwed.

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