Soybeans Illinois Farm Bureau President Backs China Trade Agreement In House Testimony By Charlie Schlenker • Feb 26, 2020 Facebook/Illinois Farm Bureau The head of the Illinois Farm Bureau on Wednesday told the U.S. House Ways and Means Committee the China trade agreement is good for the country. That's in spite of trade war damage to Illinois farmers. USDA's Trade Aid Payments Raise Questions About Fairness, Transparency By Ryan Denham • Nov 21, 2019 Ryan Denham / WGLT Illinois’ two senators are calling on the USDA to rework its massive trade aid program to fix what they see as inequities and a lack of transparency into how payments are doled out. Central Illinois Farmers Start New Year With Trade Uncertainty By Ryan Denham • Jan 10, 2019 Illinois Soybean Association / YouTube All around Doug Schroeder's farm in Bellflower in southeastern McLean County, there are remnants of a more profitable time. Davis: Give Trump Time On China Trade Dispute By Student Reporter Dania De La Hoya • Apr 6, 2018 Carleigh Gray / WGLT Farm states are likely to be among those hit hardest by China’s proposed tariffs on American exports, including Illinois. Trump's Tariffs Plan Worries Illinois Farmers By Ryan Denham • Mar 30, 2018 Gerry Broome / AP Illinois farmers have cheered President Donald Trump for his moves on regulatory relief, the federal tax overhaul, and his appointment of Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary.