Raspberries are sorted on a harvester on a Whatcom County farm. Whatcom County has a booming blueberry industry and the county's largest harvests is raspberries. Blueberry farmers are concerned a tariff would hurt that industry, while raspberry farmers are considering asking for protection from international markets to increase prices.
Raspberries are sorted on a harvester on a Whatcom County farm. Whatcom County has a booming blueberry industry and the county's largest harvests is raspberries. Blueberry farmers are concerned a tariff would hurt that industry, while raspberry farmers are considering asking for protection from international markets to increase prices. Staff The Bellingham Herald file
Raspberries are sorted on a harvester on a Whatcom County farm. Whatcom County has a booming blueberry industry and the county's largest harvests is raspberries. Blueberry farmers are concerned a tariff would hurt that industry, while raspberry farmers are considering asking for protection from international markets to increase prices. Staff The Bellingham Herald file

If there is a trade war with Canada, what does it mean for Whatcom's economy?

June 01, 2018 05:00 AM