The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell more than 200 points this morning and the other major indexes were lower as of 10:30 a.m. Central, as China’s retaliatory action against tariffs imposed by the United States reignited fears of a possible trade war between the world’s two biggest economies. 563 more words
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Tit-for-tat tariffs on products worth tens of billions have left the US and China teetering on the brink of an all-out trade war, one Beijing can ill-afford with headwinds mounting for its economy. 609 more words
First Solar, Then Steel...Now Soy? China's Move To Buy Brazilian Soybeans Over U.S. Could Worsen Trade Tensions
Amidst recent U.S.-China trade tensions, experts believe that agricultural products, particularly soybeans and sorghum, are where the Chinese can hit the U.S. back the hardest. U.S. 886 more words
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Another week of favorable weather has helped Minnesota farmers make good planting progress.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture says in its weekly crop progress and condition report for Minnesota that above-average temperatures last week aided crop development, while scattered showers had little impact on planting and hay-cutting. 93 more words
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota farmers have taken advantage of some of the best weather all season to catch up on spring planting after a late start due to the cold, wet spring. 121 more words