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April 17, 2019
Jerome Powell, chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, has indicated that the central bank is "on hold" and unlikely to raise rates again this year, which is helping with the economic outlook.
US recession looks less likely in 2020, boosting Trump's chances of reelection
April 17, 2019 - 5:27pm
April 15, 2019
A farmer carries a bag of corn seed in Malden, Ill., on May 16, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
US farmers fear China deal will leave them worse off than before trade war
April 15, 2019 - 9:23am
March 20, 2019
A farm near Loganville, Wis.
American farmers confront a mental health crisis
March 20, 2019 - 12:02pm
March 12, 2019
President Donald Trump attends a meeting Thursday in the Oval Office at the White House. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump to Farmers: 'LOVE YOU!' But I still want to cut your subsidies
March 12, 2019 - 9:54am
February 25, 2019
Farmers watch while a load of soybeans is delivered to the Arthur Companies' elevator complex, in Arthur, N.D., Oct. 29, 2018. North Dakota’s soybean crops are flourishing. But China has stopped buying. (Dan Koeck/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump says he expects to sign a trade deal with China 'fairly soon'
February 25, 2019 - 9:23am
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 5, 2019
Commentary: Conservatism and GOP we once knew are gone
January 5, 2019 - 4:07pm
December 7, 2018
Agweek reporter Jonathan Knutson interviews assistant state climatologist Daryl Ritchison during the 2016 Best of the Best in Wheat and Soybean Research conference at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks on Feb.  4, 2016. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Knutson: Trump-tariff piece draws differing responses
December 7, 2018 - 9:29pm
December 4, 2018
Chinese President Xi Jinping applauds ahead of delivering a speech at the Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference in Boao, China, on April 10, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Qilai Shen.
Trump's aides struggle to detail deal he says he cut with Xi
December 4, 2018 - 11:22am
December 3, 2018
Wheat was once the dominant crop of North Dakota and adjacent areas, so important that it was known as “King Wheat.”  In recent decades, however, the western and northern push of soybeans and corn has cut into wheat acres, with corn and soybeans often promising greater economic returns. File photo
Wheat resurgence draws attention: Soybean concerns partly responsible
December 3, 2018 - 6:00am
November 27, 2018
Yields are low and debts are high, causing farmers to struggle more than ever beofre. Tim Middagh / Forum News Service
Low yields, depressed markets take toll on southwest Minnesota farmers
November 27, 2018 - 9:28pm
November 11, 2018
Photo courtesy of Creative Commons.
Asian grocers in US are bearing the brunt of China trade war
November 11, 2018 - 10:44am
November 5, 2018
Study: Net loss to US ag from USMCA
November 5, 2018 - 6:00am
November 1, 2018
Alan Guebert
GUEBERT: The road to perdition always leads south
November 1, 2018 - 7:59am
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