New tariffs on Chinese imports go into effect this week, add to 'all-around atmosphere of uncertainty.'
Illinois Farm Bureau submitted farmers' trade stories to Congress to illustrate the effects tariffs are having on family farms. Here are their stories:
Latest tariffs would target certain seafood, vegetables, fruits, juices and nuts; China vows retaliation.
Mid-West Truckers Association official advises industry to speak up.
Better connectivity needed in rural areas for education, health care, business development and more, says Wilson.
More than a third of complaints have already been finalized; environmental programs head says department better prepared this year.
Ag Department's chief economist defends 1-cent corn payments that 'shocked' some farmers. Administration officials also give updates on various trade negotiations during Senate Ag Committee meeting.