Trump in Iowa: 'I will end this war on the American farmer'

Donald TrumpDonald TrumpMeghan McCain: Democrats 'should give a little credit' to Trump for COVID-19 vaccine Trump testing czar warns lockdowns may be on table if people don't get vaccinated Overnight Health Care: CDC details Massachusetts outbreak that sparked mask update | White House says national vaccine mandate 'not under consideration at this time' MORE made a pitch to farmers while campaigning in the swing state of Iowa Friday, vowing to stop the "war" on the agriculture industry. 


Trump slammed Clinton's proposals as destructive to family farm businesses.

"Massive tax cuts for family farms, do you like that?" Trump said at a rally in Cedar Rapids. "We're going to protect our family farms. Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonClintons, Stacey Abrams meeting Texas Democrats Biden says Russia spreading misinformation ahead of 2022 elections Highest-ranking GOP assemblyman in WI against another audit of 2020 vote MORE's plan will shut down family farms all over the nation."

"Hillary wants to substantially increase the estate tax on family farms. In other words, it will be very hard to leave your farm to your children and your heirs," he said.

Trump touted his plan to cut taxes and eliminate the estate tax and said Clinton would implement "radical EPA regulation."

"I will end this war on the American farmer."

Trump also said he would "protect corn-based ethanol, and we will also cancel billions of dollars in climate change payments to the United Nations, and we will use that money to help rebuild America's infrastructure."

Trump's outdoor rally ended with a fireworks show.

Trump is leading Clinton by less than 2 points in Iowa in the latest RealClearPolitics polling average.