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January 20, 2019
‘What's going on in the world’: Trade negotiations crucial for area agriculture
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. — Frayne Olson studied agricultural economics in college. But now, the North Dakota State University extension crop economist/marketing...
January 20, 2019 - 6:00am
January 14, 2019
Support for Trump may be softening but not ending among farmers
Farmers are used to playing the long game. Bad weather comes and goes, prices rise and fall, but they are a patient lot. So it is with their support for Donald Trump.
January 14, 2019 - 9:34am
January 5, 2019
Commentary: Conservatism and GOP we once knew are gone
You'd be forgiven if you thought "conservatism" consisted of 30-somethings' snark or racism masquerading as a fetish for border security or pro-Russian...
January 5, 2019 - 4:07pm
December 17, 2018
USDA to release second round of trade aid payments to farmers
BISMARCK -- Farmers affected by the ongoing trade war with China will receive a second round of aid payments to help make up for price losses,...
December 17, 2018 - 5:28pm
December 7, 2018
Knutson: Trump-tariff piece draws differing responses
I’ll talk about agriculture with anyone. And I’m proud and pleased to have talked with Ray Goldberg, a North Dakota native, Harvard professor...
December 7, 2018 - 9:29pm
December 4, 2018
Trump's aides struggle to detail deal he says he cut with Xi
President Donald Trump's advisers are scrambling to explain a trade deal he claimed he'd struck with China to reduce tariffs on U.S. cars exported...
December 4, 2018 - 11:22am
December 3, 2018
Wheat resurgence draws attention: Soybean concerns partly responsible
FARGO — A few years ago, Brad Thykeson’s two sons wondered about the economic wisdom of planting wheat on their farm near Portland, N.D....
December 3, 2018 - 6:00am
November 11, 2018
Asian grocers in US are bearing the brunt of China trade war
Assistant Manager Dong Zheng paced the aisles of his Asian grocery store in Maryland with an urgent task: Slap higher prices on about 50 different...
November 11, 2018 - 10:44am
November 5, 2018
Study: Net loss to US ag from USMCA
Though the new United State-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or USMCA, will increase U.S. dairy and poultry exports to Canada, the gain may be more than offset by retaliatory tariffs, a new study shows. The projected $450 million gain in dairy and poultry exports will be accompanied by retaliatory...
November 5, 2018 - 6:00am
October 13, 2018
North Dakota soybean farmers, caught in the trade war, watch the season run out on their crop
VALLEY CITY, N.D. - Snow was dusting out of the steel-colored sky as Monte Peterson stared out his home office window at the North Dakota land...
October 13, 2018 - 3:00pm
October 5, 2018
Grain grading issue resolved in trade deal, but Cramer comments not helpful, Canadian officials says
WASHINGTON — Changes to the Canadian grain grading system were a big win for U.S. agriculture in the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement. But...
October 5, 2018 - 6:48pm
October 1, 2018
Commentary: 'Does Trump understand farming?'
The telephone call came from a farmer in his combine. He told me he'd enjoyed my most recent column, which looked at the economic challenges...
October 1, 2018 - 6:48am
September 29, 2018
Letter to the editor: Tariffs are dumb and don’t work
President Trump’s tariffs are a tax on American consumers. He claims his tariffs are saving jobs? What jobs? We don’t manufacture most of the items that come to our shores from China. So where is he saving jobs? It should be noted that 72 percent of the American economy is made...
September 29, 2018 - 6:48am
September 24, 2018
Grain companies seek extra storage as trade war continues
ARVILLA, N.D. — Farmers stuck with low-priced soybeans and edible beans due to trade war tariff retaliation are looking for places to store...
September 24, 2018 - 7:36am
ND farmer: 'We're only spanking ourselves' with tariffs
CRYSTAL, N.D. — Brian O'Toole ticks off the 10 Southeast Asian and Latin American countries he's visited, some more than once, to promote...
September 24, 2018 - 6:00am