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August 15, 2017
This map from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration shows the 180-day precipitation as a percentage of normal across North Dakota counties. Image via Minot Daily News
Weather modification debate continues in Ward County
August 15, 2017 - 8:37am
August 14, 2017
Ron McMartin Jr., president of McM Inc., a sprawling high-value specialty crop farm based at St. Thomas, N.D., says he has no plans of quitting farming, despite false rumors. He's endured rumors of financial collapse and even that he'd committed suicide. Photo taken Oct. 10, 2016, near St. Thomas, N.D. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Trevor Peterson)
Minn. lawyer appointed to gather assets in McMartin bankruptcy case
August 14, 2017 - 4:26pm
August 8, 2017
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An undated photo of an ethanol fuel pump in Brazil.  The South American producer is mulling tariffs or a quota on imports of U.S. fuel made from corn.
Trump might start trade war with Brazil over ethanol imports
August 8, 2017 - 4:48pm
August 4, 2017
President Zippy Duvall of American Farm Bureau said at 2017 Farmfest that his long-time friend, Sonny Purdue, will make a good U.S. agriculture secretary. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Early indications are farmers like Trump ag actions
August 4, 2017 - 2:06pm
August 3, 2017
A Golden-winged Warbler sits on a small perch in the early morning sun for a dramatic portrait.
U.S. bird report shows progress
August 3, 2017 - 8:24am
August 1, 2017
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Going underground in corn country
August 1, 2017 - 9:47am
July 24, 2017
Michelle Donarski, a shareholder attorney in the Anderson, Bottrell, Sanden & Thompson law firm in Fargo, N.D., has gathered and assisted in farmer-plaintiffs in Minnesota and the Dakotas in lawsuits that allege Syngenta damaged them by releasing the MIR 162 trait in corn in 2013. Photo taken July 18, 2017, in Fargo, N.D. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
Plaintiff lawyer cheered in Syngenta-corn case
July 24, 2017 - 10:29am
DuPont Pioneer's A series soybeans were the star of the Tailgate Tour stop in Jamestown, where growers could learn about new products, talk to experts with the company and with North Dakota State University and talk to officials in NDSU's athletic department. (Jenny Schlecht/Agweek)
Plot tour combines seed company with NDSU athletics
July 24, 2017 - 9:28am
July 15, 2017
Karli Johnson of R&J Ag Supply, on her ranch east of Sidney, Mont. Karli Johnson / Special to Forum News Service
5 questions with ... Karli Johnson, R&J Ag Supply, Sidney, Mont.
July 15, 2017 - 11:31am
Scott Stahl, a farmer in western McCook County, comes out of his field with a corn stalk that while has grown didn't grow long roots because of the wet May his field had seen back in May. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Corn crop on the verge of collapse under brutally dry conditions
July 15, 2017 - 8:14am
July 10, 2017
Cattle graze on land near Chase Lake National Wildlife Refuge as part of a program with United States Fish and Wildlife Service on Tuesday, June 20, 2017. (Nick Nelson/Agweek)
Diversity on the prairie
July 10, 2017 - 1:47pm
99 year-old farmer Earl Mallinger inspects rows of wheat on one of his plots near Oslo, Minn. on Saturday, June 24, 2017. (Nick Nelson/Agweek)
The centenarian farmer: MN ag producer still going strong
July 10, 2017 - 11:13am
Farmers were concerned  that if WOTUS was implemented, any water on their farms, down to potholes or wet spots in fields, would be regulated by EPA. (Michelle Rook/Special to Agweek)
EPA officially withdraws WOTUS rule
July 10, 2017 - 9:05am
July 8, 2017
Penny Zimmerman, President, American National Cattlewomen, Foley, Minn. (Submitted photo)
5 questions with ... Penny Zimmerman, President, American National CattleWomen, Foley, Minn.
July 8, 2017 - 10:08am
July 7, 2017
Sarah Wilson, 10, (in white, at right) a member of the Country Kids 4-H club, manned here  Kansas wildfire relief booth around her duties showing goats and other projects at the Stutsman County Fair, July 28 to July 1, in Jamestown, N.D. Photo taken June 29, 2017, at Jamestown, N.D. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
Mutual aid: 4-Her organizes Kansas relief project
July 7, 2017 - 9:46am
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