Wisconsin farmer credits Trump for ag ‘boom’


A Grantsburg dairy farmer told the Republican National Convention tonight President Trump took office during the “Great Depression for Wisconsin dairy farmers.”
But Cris Peterson said Trump’s “economic boom” helped dairy farms right up to the economic shutdown triggered by COVID-19.
She added the nation’s food production and distribution system came close to collapsing this spring amid the pandemic, but Trump took steps to provide the support farmers needed.
“President Trump took the necessary action knowing that agriculture is our backbone and strength, critical to our national security,” Pet...

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