Ag groups are discouraged by the latest round of tariff
hikes as the U.S.-China trade war continues.
Kimberly Atkins, vice president and chief operating officer with the U.S. Grains Council, says farmers need a win now more than ever.
“They’re struggling right now with low prices, weather concerns, and now additional concerns on the tariff front,” she says.
Audio: Kimberly Atkins, U.S. Grains Council
She says the organization has a delegation in China this week to meet with government and industry officials.