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Congressman Collin Peterson discusses issues with a group of elected officials in northwest Minnesota at an intergovernmental retreat in East Grand Forks Friday sponsored by The Chamber of Grand Forks and East Grand Forks. Chamber president Barry Wilfahrt is at left. Eric Hylden / Grand Forks Herald
Peterson visits East Grand Forks, pledges to work on diversity, veterans' issues
2 hours 9 min ago
Fruit pickers work through rows of strawberry plants on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019, at G & D Farms in Duette, Florida. Photo for The Washington Post by Zack Wittman.
Agricultural workers may soon be made of tech and steel
6 hours 16 min ago
February 21, 2019
 A field of lettuce grows in front of the border fence San Luis, Arizona, on Jan. 30, 2019. Photo for The Washington Post by Caitlin O'Hara
US farmers fuel surge in guest-worker visas as illegal labor dwindles
February 21, 2019 - 2:49pm
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
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