‘We’re taking on water fast,’ say U.S. hog farmers as Mexico applies tariffs

Mexico, the top importer of U.S. pork, announced retaliatory 10-percent tariffs on Tuesday, rising to 20 percent in a month’s time, that would effectively shut the door to the American meat. One of every five pounds of pork produced in the U.S. is sold to a foreign buyer. “While producers are trying to be good… » Read More

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