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November 5, 2018
New study finds manure better than inorganic fertilizer for crops
November 5, 2018 - 5:02pm
October 22, 2018
Recent adverse weather makes for good conversation for farmers. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Commentary: Hear farmers complaining? Consider it therapy
October 22, 2018 - 6:00am
October 14, 2018
John Strohfus and son Martin, 5, look at hemp seeds stored on their farm in Afton this month. Strohfus, president of Minnesota Hemp Farms, is one of the state’s leading advocates promoting hemp farming. He was among the first seven farmers to apply to grow it in Minnesota, and is one of 41 farmers today who cultivate hemp on 710 acres around the state. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Is hemp Minnesota's next big crop?
October 14, 2018 - 6:00am
October 7, 2018
Pete Zimmerman.  Bloomberg photo by Emilie Richardson
Gene-edited food is coming to your plate, no regulation included
October 7, 2018 - 5:05am
October 3, 2018
Soybeans are unloaded at dusk during harvest in Buda, Illinois, on Sept. 29, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Commentary: In battleground Minnesota, Trump's trade wars are changing the political landscape
October 3, 2018 - 11:38am
September 28, 2018
File photo of soybeans. (April Baumgarten/Grand Forks Herald/Forum News Service)
Farmers will hoard beans to ride out trade war, Bunge ceo says
September 28, 2018 - 1:18pm
September 26, 2018
2-year-old boy dies in South Dakota farming accident
September 26, 2018 - 10:03am
September 24, 2018
Balancing the variables of farming and ranching
September 24, 2018 - 7:08am
Katie Pinke being held by her late grandpa, Oscar Huso Jr., in the early 1980s. Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
Commentary: Stranded on I-94 with a load of cows
September 24, 2018 - 6:17am
Brian O'Toole, pictured here in 2016, believes that tariffs and trade war are punishing U.S. farmers rather than other economies. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
ND farmer: 'We're only spanking ourselves' with tariffs
September 24, 2018 - 6:00am
September 18, 2018
Brittany Tiede, Lloyd's daughter, gives an emotional embrace inside the barn on their family's dairy farm in Le Center, Minn. Special to Forum News Serviceplay button
'We're absolutely lost': Falling prices, health issues force small southern Minn. dairy farming family to sell 55-year operation
September 18, 2018 - 11:30am
September 10, 2018
Firefighter Adam Schiller speaks while at Grand Forks' Station 5 on Sunday, July 22, 2018. Nick Nelson / Agweek
Farmer/firefighter's family adjusts to loss
September 10, 2018 - 7:54am
September 8, 2018
These sheep being raised at Harvest Hope Farm in north Moorhead, Minn., could hold the key for a cure for Huntington's disease. Contributed photo / Anne Adolphson of Click by Anne Photography
Moorhead family raising sheep they hope could be key to Huntington's disease cure
September 8, 2018 - 8:33am
August 19, 2018
Darrin Wixo and Sheila Sutton Wixo ride behind their trained Highland cattle Gravy, left, and Biscuit. The two oxen are about half their full-grown weight. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Step by step, couple learns to train, care for oxen team
August 19, 2018 - 6:00am
August 15, 2018
Former Crow Wing County commissioner dies: Dewey Tautges remembered fondly by peers
August 15, 2018 - 7:00am