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November 16, 2018
Bags of marijuana sit on shelves in a building at the Los Suenos Farms facility in Avondale, Colorado, on Feb. 25, 2016.  Bloomberg photo by Matthew Staver.
Marijuana is getting cheaper. For some states, that's a problem.
November 16, 2018 - 1:40pm
Corn grows in a field in Booneville, Iowa, Aug. 13, 2018. President Donald Trump plans to lift a federal ban on the summer sales of higher ethanol blends of gasoline in a bid to sooth corn and soybean farmers in Iowa and other Midwestern states. (Scott Morgan/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Opportunity for ethanol production, exports growing
November 16, 2018 - 6:00am
November 15, 2018
Chris and Joy Huisinga left corporate jobs to start a turkey farm. Trevor Peterson / Forum News Service
Meet new turkey farmers in the US’s largest turkey-producing county
November 15, 2018 - 4:14pm
COMMENTARY: Why Trump’s trade war alarms me
November 15, 2018 - 6:00am
November 14, 2018
Brown's Ranch has more than 1,000 free-range chickens and sells eggs and meat from several species of livestock direct to consumers. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Holistic management: Brown’s Ranch finds success in being different
November 14, 2018 - 6:00am
November 13, 2018
Bags of corn and soybeans sit in rows at Gingerich Farms in this aerial photograph taken over Lovington, Ill., on Nov. 9, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Frozen out of China, American farmers refuse to sell their soybeans
November 13, 2018 - 10:18am
November 12, 2018
Jerry Hennessey (Photo courtesy of the Battle Lake Review)
Seasonal worker didn’t know former boss was escaping after fraud accusations
November 12, 2018 - 7:17am
Erik Ahlgren of Fergus Falls, Minn., an attorney for Ashby (Minn.) Farmers Elevator Cooperative, asked for an expedited order to allow him to go onto former manager Jerry Hennessey’s homestead to inventory its taxidermy, equipment and other items for potential recovery in the wake of nearly $5 million in unauthorized checks. Photo taken Nov. 6, 2018, at Elbow Lake, Minn. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
Co-op seeking access to inventory taxidermy, property
November 12, 2018 - 6:12am
November 9, 2018
Commentary: Thank you for running for office
November 9, 2018 - 2:25pm
November 5, 2018
New study finds manure better than inorganic fertilizer for crops
November 5, 2018 - 5:02pm
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These American farmers are sticking with Trump in the midterms
November 5, 2018 - 12:13pm
Mathew “Matt” Brandenburger, director of operations for Wheaton-Dumont Cooperative Elevator, discusses new procedures at an elevator in Ashby, Minn., with Kim Goeden, who worked as bookkeeper in the previous company and has been hired by the new company. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Rebuilding trust: Wheaton co-op takes over Ashby elevator after embezzlement
November 5, 2018 - 6:17am
Kathy Evavold, 59, is angry about rumors that her husband, Lee, 64, a Battle Lake, Minn., farmer and former member of the Ashby Farmers Elevator Cooperative, may have killed himself in July 2018 because he may have known about his friend, Jerry Hennessey’s embezzlement of $5 million. His problem was depression, she says. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Suicide widow angry with rumors: Says husband didn’t know about Ashby Co-op embezzlement
November 5, 2018 - 6:17am
Palmer amaranth (Photo courtesy University of Minnesota)
Agriculturalists work to control spread of Palmer amaranth
November 5, 2018 - 6:00am
Study: Net loss to US ag from USMCA
November 5, 2018 - 6:00am
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