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Defending Montana from a harmful trade war


August 1, 2018

If you pop open a cold Corona this summer, there’s a good chance you’re drinking one of Montana’s most important commodities. Though Corona is brewed in Mexico, much of it is made from barley imported from the Big Sky State.

But today this important market is at risk because of the irresponsible trade war threatening Montana agriculture. Because of tariffs and all the uncertainty in American trade, Mexican breweries are now turning elsewhere for their barley.

For decades, Montana farmers and ranchers worked tirelessly to gain access to these types of foreign markets.

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