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Jan 17, 2020

Trump Aid Means Farms Are Doing Better Than Before Trade War

Donald Trump is boasting that he’s made farmers “really happy.” He’s not wrong, but it’s not just the trade deal that’s left farmers optimistic for 2020.

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Jan 16, 2020

Trade Deal Is a Real Buzz Kill for the U.S.’s Top Soy Rival

Donald Trump’s trade deal may have been short on details about Chinese agriculture purchases, but one thing seems clear: Brazil’s two-year, non-stop soybean bonanza will likely come to an end.

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Jan 15, 2020

Crop Markets Show Little Excitement Over U.S.-China Deal

Agriculture markets are already showing some fatigue over Wednesday’s much-exalted signing of the U.S.-China trade deal.

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Jan 15, 2020

Trump to Sign Trade Deal With China While Leaving Tariffs in Place

President Donald Trump is poised to sign a deal with China on Wednesday that leaves significant tariffs in place

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Jan 14, 2020

U.S. Won’t Cut More China Tariffs Until After November Vote

Existing tariffs on billions of dollars of Chinese goods coming into the U.S. are likely to stay in place until after the American presidential election.

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Jan 14, 2020

Senate to Vote on USMCA Trade Deal This Week, McConnell Says

The Senate will pass the U.S. trade deal with Mexico and Canada this week before President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial begins, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said.

Jan 13, 2020

U.S. to Lift Yuan Manipulator Tag Ahead of China Trade Deal

President Donald Trump’s administration plans to lift its designation of China as a currency manipulator.

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Jan 10, 2020

Huge U.S. Crops Show Technology Matters More Than Record Rains

Fresh data shows U.S. farmers churned out another bumper harvest despite some of the wildest growing conditions in years.

Jan 10, 2020

Milk Processors Are Going Bankrupt as Americans Ditch Dairy

Two of the largest U.S. milk processors have gone bust within eight weeks of each other, and one of the main causes turns out to be pretty fundamental.