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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 16, 2019
Mammatus clouds above a field. SUBMITTED PHOTO
More storms expected in Midwest where planting is already behind
May 16, 2019 - 11:37am
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
May 9, 2019
A dirt road runs between two corn fields in Adair, Iowa, in April. Photo for The Washington Post by Joshua Lott.
As Democrats woo rural voters, some say why bother
May 9, 2019 - 6:00am
April 29, 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 backs Trump, hears farmer concerns during Midwest visit
April 29, 2019 - 6:27am
April 27, 2019
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Families feeding families: South Dakota farmers react to livestock opposition
April 27, 2019 - 8:30am
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 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
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
March 4, 2019
Mental health counselor Ted Matthews on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, speaks to the House Agriculture, Food Finance and Policy Committee about stress Minnesota farmers face. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota House approves additional funds to help farmers facing tough times
March 4, 2019 - 4:33pm
February 28, 2019
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IRS waives March tax deadline for farmers
February 28, 2019 - 7:17pm
February 22, 2019
Corn is loaded into semi-trucks on Wednesday, April 4, 2018, at CHS Dakota Ag Co-Op in Kindred. In November, the Minneapolis Fed reported that for the year ending in June of 2018, 84 farm operations in the Ninth District (the Dakotas, Minnesota, Montana, Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and northwestern Wisconsin), filed for Chapter 12 bankruptcy protection - more than twice the level seen in 2014. David Samson / The Forum
As bankruptcies rise, farmers and lenders hope for big harvests, rise in crop prices
February 22, 2019 - 10:31am