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November 17, 2017
Ballots sent for FSA county committees
The U.S. Department of Agriculture mailed ballots to eligible farmers and ranchers across the country for the 2017 Farm Service Agency county committee elections on Nov. 6. Voters who do not receive ballots this coming week can pick one up at their local Farm Service Agency offices....
November 17, 2017 - 5:30am
November 14, 2017
AgweekTV wins first place awards from National Association of Farm Broadcasting
FARGO, N.D. — The National Association of Farm Broadcasting has honored AgweekTV and host Shawna Olson with two awards at the organization's annual convention, Nov. 8-10 in Kansas City, Missouri..
November 14, 2017 - 2:33pm
November 13, 2017
Commentary: Farmers' most important trait
If you ask farmers what skill or attribute is most important in their occupation, the majority will pause for a few seconds before saying "optimism"...
November 13, 2017 - 10:37am
November 12, 2017
Canadian ag's view of NAFTA: Strong support north of border, official says
The North American Free Trade Agreement is a big deal to U.S. agriculturalists. NAFTA is even more important to their Canadian counterparts,...
November 12, 2017 - 2:50pm
November 10, 2017
Deputy USDA secretary comes home, says farmers need NAFTA
MINNEAPOLIS — A Minnesota native, now a key federal agriculture official, stands firmly behind the North American Free Trade Agreement....
November 10, 2017 - 2:54pm
Farmers hope tours will 'open eyes' to Minn. governor candidates
RAYMOND, Minn. — After explaining how technology-driven, prescription fertilizer methods make economic and environmental sense because...
November 10, 2017 - 8:25am
November 6, 2017
5 questions with ... Grady Bakken, farmer, Lignite, N.D.
Q: How has agriculture shaped your life? Agriculture has shaped my life in many ways. I left the farm more than 20 years ago to pursue a career...
November 6, 2017 - 7:51am
The concerns of ag groups show just how much is at stake in the climate change debate
Editor's note: Jonathan Knutson received a fellowship from the North American Ag Journalists to attend the Society of Environmental Journalists'...
November 6, 2017 - 6:01am
November 4, 2017
I'm thankful I live 97 miles from a Starbucks
I try to live with a thankful heart year-round, but since it's November and we'll soon be celebrating the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S., it's...
November 4, 2017 - 5:27am
November 3, 2017
Wheat seed investigation leads to $12,500 in fines for two ND farmers
MINTO, N.D. — Two farmers here are accused of "brown-bagging," the act of illegally transferring the seeds of a licensed plant variety, and they now face a total of $12,500 in fines. The North Dakota State Seed Department discovered the alleged violation, which involved enough...
November 3, 2017 - 8:56pm
After SD farmer dies in accident, town rallies around to help with harvest
FULTON, S.D. — In the wake of tragedy, residents in the small southeast South Dakota town of Fulton just outside of Mitchell showed the...
November 3, 2017 - 3:04pm
November 2, 2017
Potato crop looks promising as Red River Valley wraps up harvest
GRAND FORKS—It's too early to say exactly how many potatoes the Red River Valley will produce this year, but it looks much more promising...
November 2, 2017 - 6:59pm
Dayton acts to end propane delivery issues
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton's action to ease problems that farmers report of getting propane brings back memories of the 2013-14 winter in...
November 2, 2017 - 4:04pm
October 28, 2017
Playing it by ear: Minnesota couple loving novelty popcorn business
PERLEY, Minn. — It's been a popping good corn year on the Colten and Katie Gehring farm near Perley, Minn. — a hobby enterprise they...
October 28, 2017 - 9:54am
October 27, 2017
Franken bill to help farmers awaits Trump's signature
WASHINGTON—A bipartisan measure authored by Sens. Al Franken, D-Minn., and Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, to support struggling family farmers has passed Congress and is headed to the president's desk for his signature, according to a news release from Franken's office. The Family...
October 27, 2017 - 1:00pm