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May 15, 2019
Watertown likely to gain Chicago flights
May 15, 2019 - 3:48pm
President Donald Trump holds a 45-minute news conference at the White House in Washington, May 9, 2019. Trump's recent statements suggest he now believes that demonstrating his toughness with China and walking away from a deal might well put him in a better position politically than signing one. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Trump tells advisers he will not de-escalate trade war
May 15, 2019 - 10:02am
From left: Sisseton, S.D., farmer and cattleman Sam Hanson;  his partner and cousin, Ben Hanson; and Ben’s son, Hunter John Hanson, listen to how they’ll fix a technical glitch as they prepare a newly-acquired seeder for action on some oats on May 5. The cousins hope to custom-seed 3,000 to 4,000 acres in a 25-mile radius as spring. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
With planting 15 days behind, South Dakota cousins are eager to start custom-seeding
May 15, 2019 - 6:00am
May 14, 2019
Dave Sweeney on his property in Alden, Iowa, in August 2017. He and his wife, Annette, voted for President Trump and are supportive of efforts to reduce environmental regulations.  Washington Post photo by Bonnie Jo Mount
Analysis: Trump is taxing Americans to support farmers struggling from his trade war
May 14, 2019 - 3:17pm
File photo. Soybeans from the Knopf Family Farm are delivered to a grain elevator in Bavaria, Kansas. (Christopher Smith/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
'No end in sight' for farmers feeling pain of trade war
May 14, 2019 - 10:31am
South Dakota auction barn, livestock company accused of violating federal law
May 14, 2019 - 6:00am
May 13, 2019
Bags of corn and soybeans sit in rows at Gingerich Farms in this aerial photograph taken over Lovington, Ill., on Nov. 9, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Ackerplay button
Trump farm aid is deja vu for 80s traders skeptical of plan
May 13, 2019 - 1:30pm
Soybeans are dumped from a combine on one of the fields of the Knopf Family Farm outside of Salina, Kansas, Nov. 2, 2018. (Christopher Smith/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Hedge funds vindicated by trade war twists that sank soybeans
May 13, 2019 - 10:16am
May 12, 2019
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross looks at FLIR Systems products during a "Made in America Product Showcase" event in the East Room of the White House last year. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford.
Tech firms vying to sell drones, robots and other unmanned systems to the military
May 12, 2019 - 7:30pm
Shawn Harrington is a co-owner of Lost River Vacation, a soon-to-open tiny house retreat in Mathias, W.Va. Three deaf business owners, all graduates of Gallaudet University, are behind the venture. Photo for The Washington Post by Evelyn Hockstein
Deaf entrepreneurs launch a tiny-house vacation spot. They welcome hearing visitors - and hope they leave enlightened
May 12, 2019 - 10:47am
May 11, 2019
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The Sorting Pen: The ‘lifestyle’ of farming can be draining. Let’s talk about it
May 11, 2019 - 6:00am
May 10, 2019
Hard red spring wheat flows from a combine driven by Ben Tinkham to a grain cart driven by Reed Tinkham at Tinkham Farms near Fisher, Minn. Wheat and other small grains have been successful across the state this year, but farmers are still hurting financially. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Trump says US will purchase crops to offset China losses
May 10, 2019 - 12:57pm
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May Beef Month: It's what's for dinner!
May 10, 2019 - 12:09pm
The Uber app on April 29, 2019. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Uber set to go public valued at $82 billion in the year's biggest IPO
May 10, 2019 - 7:41am
May 9, 2019
FILE -- President Donald Trump and President Xi Jinping of China in Beijing, Nov. 9, 2017. Trump is cheerleading his way past the economic warning signs that have rattled financial markets and unnerved economists, insisting that the United States has an advantage in a crucial first round of trade negotiations beginning on Jan. 7, 2019, in Beijing. (Doug Mills/The New York Times/Copyright 2019)
US-China talks run up against tariff deadline
May 9, 2019 - 10:06pm