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February 15, 2019
A worker monitors corn being loaded into an outdoor storage bunker at the Michlig Grain elevator in Sheffield, Ill., on Oct. 2, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Economic trends turn downward for farmers
February 15, 2019 - 10:13am
February 13, 2019
SAV America 8018, the highest-selling beef bull in history, stands in the sale ring at Schaff Angus Valley, near St. Anthony, N.D., on Feb. 9, 2019. Photo courtesy of Schaff Angus Valleyplay button
North Dakota bull sells for $1.51 million
February 13, 2019 - 2:57pm
February 9, 2019
File photo of honey bee boxes stand next to canola fields on the outskirts of Larimore, N.D. on July 26, 2016.  Nick Nelson / Grand Forks Herald.
Australian company will test 'BeeDar' technology in North Dakota
February 9, 2019 - 7:00am
February 8, 2019
Three-week-old pigs huddle together. Under a proposed regulation change, piglets would not be counted as an animal unit. Forum News Service file photo
North Dakota bill aims to clarify livestock rules, but critics say it erodes local authority of feedlots
February 8, 2019 - 6:29pm
February 4, 2019
This photo shows Jerry Hennessey in Mexico in January 2013. The photo was taken by Arizona-based hunting company Sonora Dark Horn. (Photo courtesy of Sonora Dark Horn)
Former Ashby co-op manager Hennessey to show at plea hearing
February 4, 2019 - 6:10pm
February 1, 2019
Knutson: Food trends include shame and virtue
February 1, 2019 - 8:54pm
Janet Clark at her family’s farm, Vision Aire, in Eldorado, Wisconsin, on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019.  Photo by Lauren Justice for The Washington Post
Freeze adds layer of complication for farmers, livestock
February 1, 2019 - 10:27am
January 31, 2019
Dust drifts over a cornfield in Alden, Iowa, on Aug. 28, 2017. Corn dominates the landscape and is primarily used for producing ethanol and feeding hogs. Iowa is the leading U.S. producer of corn and pork. Washington Post photo by Bonnie Jo Mount
In Iowa, Trump's 'long rope' with farmers is starting to run out
January 31, 2019 - 10:20am
January 30, 2019
Plain Talk Podcast: Grocers try to water down North Dakota's food freedom
January 30, 2019 - 4:08pm
January 26, 2019
Paul Schrimpf talks about the advancements in precision agriculture during his presentation at the 2019 Precision Ag Summit. Photo taken Jan. 21, 2019, in Jamestown, N.D. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Precision Ag Summit speakers say solutions-based technology will catch on
January 26, 2019 - 8:22pm
January 25, 2019
Many supporters of Senate Bill 2315, which would make all private land in North Dakota presumed "posted" for no trespassing, wore green stickers during the bill's first committee hearing in Bismarck, N.D., on Jan. 25, 2019. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service / Agweek
Ag groups, hunting groups face off on ND trespassing bill
January 25, 2019 - 3:09pm
January 21, 2019
Dried corn shines in the fall sunlight near Washburn, N.D., on Sept. 19. Where yields were good in 2018, farmland rental rates are generally holding steady. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Farmland rental rates holding steady but with exceptions
January 21, 2019 - 6:00am
January 18, 2019
The USDA has confirmed China has purchased 1.13 million metric tons of U.S. soybeans. Photo taken Sept. 12, 2018, at Arvilla, N.D. (Mikkel Pates/Agweek)
Crookston soybean crush facility will benefit nearby growers
January 18, 2019 - 7:00am
January 17, 2019
Mental health specialist Ted Matthews testifies about farmer mental health in front of a Minnesota House committee on Tuesday, March 27, 2018. Efforts to allocate more money for farmers' counselors failed that year. Don Davis / Forum News Service file photo
Lone counselor for farmers faces long drives, longer call sheets
January 17, 2019 - 4:54pm
January 15, 2019
Noted animal science professor and autism spokesperson Temple Grandin works with University of Minnesota-Crookston student Hanna Ruckheim during a halter-breaking session Tuesday. Grace Ruckheim is in the background.  photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Animal science expert Temple Grandin visits Crookston, advocates for 'different kinds of minds'
January 15, 2019 - 5:09pm
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