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May 17, 2019
A grain silo at the Kokomo Grain Co. Inc. transloading facility in Edinburgh, Ind., on March 28, 2019.  Bloomberg photo by Luke Sharrett.
Trump's trade war aid to farmers risks worsening crop stockpiles
May 17, 2019 - 11:21am
May 15, 2019
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
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
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
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 warns China not to retaliate on tariffs, insists they won't hurt US consumers
May 13, 2019 - 9:11am
May 11, 2019
Commentary: I employ hundreds of American workers. I'd hire more if not for Trump's tariffs
May 11, 2019 - 4:06pm
April 27, 2019
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue, left, and U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., share some levity as they listen to agricultural group leaders discuss trade and implementation of the 2018 farm bill, among other things at Peterson Farms Seed headquarters near Harwood, N.D.  Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
US Ag Secretary Perdue hears farm group concerns during North Dakota visit, extends MFP payment deadline
April 27, 2019 - 4:53pm
Truck drivers wait to speak to a U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer soon after arriving in the U.S. from Mexico at the Otay Mesa Port of Entry cargo facility in San Diego.  Bloomberg photo by Sam Hodgson
Mexico comes up a winner in trade war between U.S., China
March 27, 2019 - 12:36pm
March 26, 2019
Floodwaters surround corn sitting under a collapsed grain bin in this aerial photograph over Thurman, Iowa, on Saturday. Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Midwest floods snarl America's already tough farm economy
March 26, 2019 - 3:32pm
January 20, 2019
‘What's going on in the world’: Trade negotiations crucial for area agriculture
January 20, 2019 - 6:00am
January 14, 2019
Support for Trump may be softening but not ending among farmers
January 14, 2019 - 9:34am
January 8, 2019
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
Shutdown stalls Trump farm bailout created in response to trade war
January 8, 2019 - 6:00pm
Farmers are expected to plant more acres of corn and less acres of soybeans in 2019. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
Acreage expected to shift to more corn next season: Many farmers still on the fence
January 8, 2019 - 6:00am
December 3, 2018
President Donald Trump and Xi Jinping, China's president, shake hands during a news conference at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Nov. 9, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Qilai Shen.
Commentary: Trump deserves some credit for a truce with China
December 3, 2018 - 9:28am
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