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October 20, 2018
Rodney Dahlsad talks about his father's ability to keep his interest in the harvest at the family farm in Georgetown, Minn. David Samson / Forum News Serviceplay button
Clay County farmer marks 70 years of harvesting beets in ND
October 20, 2018 - 8:00am
October 19, 2018
Grain unloads into the Clara City Farmers Elevator Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. Erica Dischino / Forum News Service
Western Minn. harvest kicks into gear after long rain delay
October 19, 2018 - 12:31pm
October 11, 2018
Manvel, N.D., sugar beet farmer Scott Johnson is hoping he can return to harvest next week after several inches of snow and rain shut down harvest recently in the area. Johnson also has his entire crop of soybeans left to harvest. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Wet and snowy weather delays October harvest in Red River Valley
October 11, 2018 - 3:59pm
October 1, 2018
Dustin McDonald operates a sugar beet lifter Thursday near Fisher, Minn. Dustin farms with his father, George McDonald.  photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Yields for sugar beets continue to climb
October 1, 2018 - 7:50am
Sidney (Mont.) Sugars Inc., started its pre-pile harvest on Sept. 12. Full-scale harvest will start Sept. 26, unless it’s too warm. Photo taken Sept. 17, at Sidney, Mont. Forum News Service / Agweek / Mikkel Pates
Sidney Sugars sees strong yields, sugar content: Beet prospects rise with pallid sturgeon fix
October 1, 2018 - 6:00am
Dustin McDonald operates a sugarbeet lifter Thursday near Fisher, Minnesota. Dustin farms with his father, George McDonald. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Yields for sugar beets continue to climb: Sugar content expected to be higher in the northern valley
October 1, 2018 - 6:00am
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
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