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How Trump’s trade war is hurting California’s largest agricultural sector

Mexico tariffs on cheese worry California dairy producers The Sacramento Bee
The Van Warmerdam dairy in Galt is one of just 15 in California with a methane digester to turn manure into clean power. Hundreds more will need digesters to comply with a new state climate change law. Adam Ashton The Sacramento Bee

The Sacramento Bee

California’s dairy farmers, stewards of the single largest sector of California agriculture, have struggled in recent years because of a steep slide in prices. Now they’re in danger of becoming casualties in the Trump administration’s trade war with Mexico.