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August 22, 2018
Golden shovels and hard hats are in place for the Red River Biorefinery groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday afternoon in rural Grand Forks. Nick Nelson / Grand Forks Herald
Grand Forks biorefinery project breaks ground
August 22, 2018 - 4:41pm
August 14, 2018
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Pre-pile season is underway across the region
August 14, 2018 - 7:07pm
July 16, 2018
Bidders pay 77% for future American Crystal Sugar payments
July 16, 2018 - 7:36am
June 11, 2018
A loader digs into a 120,000-ton pile of beets on June 5 at the Minn-Dak Farmers Co-op in Wahpeton, N.D., on June 5. Beneath about 1.5 feet of deteriorated beets, the pile was still frozen hard after a cold winter.  (Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service)
Big crop, equipment breakdown put Minn-Dak a month behind on beet slicing
June 11, 2018 - 8:44am
Two-row barley could use some rain but has a good start toward a strong crop at J&K Farms, as the Mooreton, N.D., skyline the background. The two-row barley is more highly sought in a trend toward micro-brewery beer consumers. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Barley near Mooreton, N.D., could use a drink
June 11, 2018 - 6:41am
June 4, 2018
Charlie Mauch of Barney, N.D., digs for sugar beet seeds that haven’t emerged, presumably because of lack of moisture. Photo taken May 29, 2018,  near Barney, N.D. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
ND's Richland County will be richer with rain as some soy seeds lie dry
June 4, 2018 - 7:26am
May 22, 2018
Darren Driscoll plants the first round of a navy bean field using a 24-row planter south of East Grand Forks Tuesday. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
After late start, growers pleased with progress so far
May 22, 2018 - 5:40pm
April 16, 2018
American Crystal Sugar Co. share sales have traded well this winter, buoyed by favorable storage conditions, a boosted price projection, and comparisons to other commodity prices. (Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service/Agweek)
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
April 16, 2018 - 8:10am
A single waterhemp plant produces hundreds of thousands of seeds. Plants that emerged early in 2015 were just beginning to shed seed in late August. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Weed stampede: Beets, other crops should reset herbicides to May-planted crop
April 16, 2018 - 6:42am
December 4, 2017
A beet pile sits Friday, Jan. 6, 2012, in the shadow of the American Crystal Sugar plant in Moorhead, Minn. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Area beet co-ops figure tax reform bill deduction would mean $21M hit
December 4, 2017 - 6:40am
November 21, 2017
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American Crystal fined for emission violations in East Grand Forks, Crookston
November 21, 2017 - 3:25pm
November 10, 2017
Cindy Pulskamp, of Hillsboro, N.D., made history when she was elected as one of 15 board members for American Crystal Sugar, a farmer-based cooperative based in Moorhead, Minn. Photo courtesy of American Crystal Sugar Co. (Forum News Service/Agweek)
American Crystal piles record-high tons
November 10, 2017 - 3:25pm
October 12, 2017
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Sugar beet harvest on track to wrap up early
October 12, 2017 - 3:50pm
October 7, 2017
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AgweekTV: Kids for Kids
October 7, 2017 - 8:30am
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AgweekTV: Soybeans for Sale
October 7, 2017 - 8:30am
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