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Farmers Want End to Trade War, Duvall Tells Fox Business Network

News / In The News August 29, 2019

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AFBF President Zippy Duvall told Fox Business Network reporter Grady Trimble that farmers are grateful President Trump has made a commitment to stand behind them, but they’re anxious for a resolution to the trade situation with China.

“We’re also encouraging that the president find some end to this trade war and do it sooner [rather] than later,” Duvall said, noting that administration’s trade aid will help farmers affected by the tariffs to hang tough.

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