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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
21 hours 7 min ago
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
22 hours 43 min ago
September 22, 2018
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AgweekTV: Elevator Embezzlement in Minnesota
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
September 15, 2018
President Donald Trump delivers remarks at a Congressional Medal of Honor Society reception, at the White House in Washington, Sept. 12, 2018. (Doug Mills/ Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump decided to impose tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods
September 15, 2018 - 4:45pm
September 14, 2018

An A.P. Moller-Maersk container ship and a Hapag-Lloyd container ship at the Yangshan Deep Water Port in Shanghai.   Bloomberg photo by Qilai Shen.
Trump wants $200 billion in China tariffs despite talks, sources say
September 14, 2018 - 1:29pm
September 10, 2018
Chickpeas in Montana in 2017. (Lance Lindbloom / Special to Forum News Service)
Tariffs in India, China hit pulse producers
September 10, 2018 - 7:58am
September 3, 2018
Lloyd Woodstrom, a who has been a welder at Amity Technology, Inc., for 39 years, works on tank equipment. (Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service)
ND ag equipment maker feeling sting of trade war
September 3, 2018 - 7:48am
August 31, 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. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Qilai Shen.
Trump to back $200 billion China tariffs as early as next week, sources say
August 31, 2018 - 7:32am
August 29, 2018
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US scraps tariffs on Canadian paper in win for newspaper publishers
August 29, 2018 - 2:30pm
August 27, 2018
Peter Martens checks the level of spelt, a grain, that is flowing into a truck for transport at his family farm in Penn Yan, N.Y., on Aug. 15, 2018. Farmers say a drought, flooding, a trade war and a tightening immigration policy have led to economic woes that are forcing many to question their future. (Libby March/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Farmers to get $4.7 billion in first round of U.S. aid
August 27, 2018 - 4:05pm
August 25, 2018
Letter: Zaleski's tariff effects, costs exaggerated
August 25, 2018 - 6:25am
August 24, 2018
North Dakota Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, right, sits by Nancy Johnson from the North Dakota Soybean growers Association as she speaks about trade and the Farm Bill in a roundtable discussion with members of the Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber of Commerce at the Hjemkomst Center in Moorhead on Friday, August 24, 2018. David Samson / Forum News Service
Heitkamp: North Dakota may be 'hardest hit' by ongoing trade war
August 24, 2018 - 6:17pm
President John Hinderaker of the Center of the American Experience holds a magazine with a story about an August 2018 report that shows copper-nickel mines in northern Minnesota would be good for the economy. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Reports add more heat to mining debate
August 24, 2018 - 10:10am