Tariff Bailouts Falling Short In South Dakota

Dec 3, 2018

In The Moment ... December 3, 2018 Show 471 Hour 1

Bart Pfankuch
Credit Lee Strubinger

South Dakota farmers have been receiving payments from the Federal Government to cover losses incurred by the current trade war with China - more than $19 million.

But, in an investigative report by South Dakota News Watch's Bart Pfankuch, one agriculture industry official says the assistance is just a "Band Aid" that won't cover financial losses resulting from the disrupted market.