Trade wars hit state's cherry growers hard
Last updated 8/29/2018 at 10:23am
Last April, Washington wheat, apple and cherry growers hoped U.S. and China trade negotiators would resolve differences and prevent imposition of damaging tariffs on our state’s leading crops. Unfortunately, that did not happen and the costs are adding up.
Thousands of Washington farmers now find themselves on the front lines of a battle between the two largest economies in the world.