Swiss voters reject more aid for farmers

FILE PHOTO: A farmer gathers sheep at the end of pasture season at the Furka Pass, Switzerland, September 13, 2018. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse/File Photo

ZURICH (Reuters) – Swiss voters decisively rejected more help for farmers in two referendums on Sunday, heeding the government’s warnings that the measures would send food prices rocketing and hurt the economy, projections for broadcaster SRF showed. Opinion polls had shown early widespread support for more farm aid was fading as the vote neared and […]

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