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December 17, 2018
Soybean exports have been hindered by tariffs imposed on China by the Trump administration. (Forum News Service file photo)
USDA to release second round of trade aid payments to farmers
21 hours 33 min ago
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 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
October 13, 2018
Corn is loaded into an outdoor storage bunker in Sheffield, Illinois, U.S., on Oct. 2, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
North Dakota soybean farmers, caught in the trade war, watch the season run out on their crop
October 13, 2018 - 3:00pm
October 5, 2018
Rep. Kevin Cramer speaks with President Donald Trump at Scheels Arena in Fargo on Wednesday, June 27. David Samson / The Forum
Grain grading issue resolved in trade deal, but Cramer comments not helpful, Canadian officials says
October 5, 2018 - 6:48pm
October 1, 2018
Jonathan Knutson
Commentary: 'Does Trump understand farming?'
October 1, 2018 - 6:48am
September 29, 2018
Letter to the editor: Tariffs are dumb and don’t work
September 29, 2018 - 6:48am
September 24, 2018
Tyler Stegman, general manager of Columbia Grain at Arvilla, N.D., and Larimore, N.D., says his company has leased extra storage space in Grand Forks to help deal with soybeans and dry edible beans during the trade war. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Grain companies seek extra storage as trade war continues
September 24, 2018 - 7:36am
Brian O'Toole, pictured here in 2016, believes that tariffs and trade war are punishing U.S. farmers rather than other economies. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
ND farmer: 'We're only spanking ourselves' with tariffs
September 24, 2018 - 6:00am
September 22, 2018
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September 22, 2018 - 8:30am
September 18, 2018
A container ship sails towards Yangshan Deep Water Port in Shanghai on July 10, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Qilai Shen.
New round of US-China tariffs raise fears of an economic Cold War
September 18, 2018 - 7:03pm
September 16, 2018
Robb Ewoldt, who farms 1,100 acres near Muscatine, Iowa, said the trade war with China comes at a bad time. But he said, "If it makes the country better," he's for the tough U.S. stance on trade. Photo for The Washington Post by Whitten Sabbatini.
Iowa city's bond with China feels taxed
September 16, 2018 - 5:05am