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November 10, 2017
Minn. Capitol Chatter: 2012 sex scandal came at a different time than 2017 allegations
MINNEAPOLIS—The Minnesota Legislature has been relatively free of sex-related scandals, which is one reason why recent harassment allegations...
November 10, 2017 - 10:50pm
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
November 6, 2017
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 2, 2017
Clovis withdraws nomination for UDSA's top scientist post after being linked to Russia probe
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Agriculture's chief scientist nominee, Sam Clovis withdrew his name from consideration Wednesday amid revelations...
November 2, 2017 - 1:39pm
October 15, 2017
Farm bill veterans: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
PITTSBURGH — Understanding the U.S. farm bill isn't easy even for full-time agriculturalists. Journalists with limited exposure to ag may...
October 15, 2017 - 2:49pm
October 4, 2017
Minnesotans headed to USDA
WASHINGTON — Two men with Minnesota backgrounds are set to move into their U.S. Department of Agriculture offices. The Senate late Tuesday,...
October 4, 2017 - 4:49pm
October 2, 2017
Sustainable ND: SARE fellows visit the state
GRAND FORKS — Stacey Jones and Michael O'Donnell believe strongly in sustainable agriculture and are committed to learning more about it....
October 2, 2017 - 6:15am
September 19, 2017
Minnesotan headed to USDA: Dealing with climate change a priority
WASHINGTON — The Minnesota native who appears about to become deputy U.S. agriculture secretary says one of his priorities is to help farmers...
September 19, 2017 - 2:50pm
September 18, 2017
Minnesotan on track to become USDA's No. 2
WASHINGTON — A southwestern Minnesota native goes in front of a Senate committee Tuesday, Sept. 19, as nominee for the No. 2 man of the...
September 18, 2017 - 1:46pm
September 12, 2017
Rent prices increasing for cropland in northwest Minnesota
Rent prices for non-irrigated cropland are on the rise in several counties in northwest Minnesota, bucking the state trend. Marshall County had...
September 12, 2017 - 5:05pm
May 23, 2017
Farm groups express concern about White House budget proposal
WASHINGTON — The White House budget released on Monday, May 22, would mean big cuts for agriculture, including new limits on federal subsidies...
May 23, 2017 - 4:37pm
May 22, 2017
ND organic farmer wins USDA appeal after 7 years
LITCHVILLE, N.D. — John "Jack" Olson spreads a collection of folders containing hundreds of pages on his pickup box cover. The papers detail...
May 22, 2017 - 5:54am
May 15, 2017
Conservation freeze: Popular program sees change
WASHINGTON — New enrollment in a popular conservation program has been frozen, but producers interested in it shouldn't give up hope, a...
May 15, 2017 - 12:21pm
May 11, 2017
Crow Wing County Board: Management of SNAP funds shifts to Crow Wing
Three counties in Region Five are no longer required to participate in a program meant to assist able-bodied adults receiving food support in finding employment. Morrison, Wadena and Cass counties received waivers from the Minnesota Department of Human Services, which means residents...
May 11, 2017 - 11:30am
May 8, 2017
USDA chief economist says upswing will come, he's just not sure when
WASHINGTON — Robert Johansson isn't a seer, soothsayer or prophet; he doesn't know what the future holds. But the U.S. Department of Agriculture...
May 8, 2017 - 6:02am