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CWD found in wild deer in Crow Wing County
Sky high grooming for Snocross races
Animals in region surviving ‘traditional’ winter so far
WATCH: Minnesota angler pulls 120-pound sturgeon through ice
'Duck Dynasty' cast members visit the frozen north
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Growing Together: Take your mind off winter by preparing for spring gardening
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The pain of Frida Kahlo
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October 22, 2018
Commentary: Hear farmers complaining? Consider it therapy
If you spend much time around small town cafes, gas stations, bars, grain elevators and other gathering places, you've probably heard or been...
October 22, 2018 - 6:00am
September 24, 2018
Balancing the variables of farming and ranching
After several late night sessions of helping my husband plan for the next year on the farm, I'm reminded why I chose to make my living with words...
September 24, 2018 - 7:08am
Commentary: Stranded on I-94 with a load of cows
My maternal grandfather passed away in the summer of 2017, but every time I drive on Interstate 94 between my prairie home and Fargo, I remember...
September 24, 2018 - 6:17am
July 11, 2018
Interactive Look: The U.S. exports $135 billion in farm products each year. Here's a closer look.
A closer look at Minnesota and North Dakota agriculture with an interactive graphic looking at top crops, farm sizes and number of farms.
July 11, 2018 - 11:20am
The Sorting Pen: With barn cats, as with farming, optimism is needed
On my first visit to my then-boyfriend's farm, some of the main things I remember are cats. There were cats at the barn, and cats on the steps....
June 11, 2018 - 7:00am
May 14, 2018
It's amazing what a little rain can do for the land and the spirit
I heard it faintly, late at night, above the sounds of the house settling into sleep. My 2-year-old had just finished her nightly round of crying,...
May 14, 2018 - 7:02am
April 30, 2018
My Little Pony and the representation of agriculture in media
I want to discuss something very important today, something that connects to society and perception and cultural differences. Eh, who am I kidding?...
April 30, 2018 - 7:02am
April 5, 2018
'Cow Fitbits' and artificial intelligence are coming to the dairy farm, but some farmers aren't impressed
WAYNESBORO, Ga. - In the two months since Richard Watson strapped 200 remote-control-sized transmitters around his cows' necks, an artificial-intelligence...
April 5, 2018 - 11:56am
March 26, 2018
SD agriculture showcased at Ag Day at the Pavilion
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Most consumers are several generations from the farm but at the annual Ag Day at the Pavilion in Sioux Falls on March...
March 26, 2018 - 6:30am
March 5, 2018
Ag producers should prepare for a dry year, even if that's average
BISMARCK — The community of Redstone, Mont., in 2016 asked to join the North Dakota Agricultural Weather Network. They wanted to use the...
March 5, 2018 - 6:57am
February 26, 2018
Tax reform positive for farmers, ranchers
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — A few weeks after Congress passed the most sweeping tax reform in decades, farmers are working with their tax professionals...
February 26, 2018 - 7:27am
December 11, 2017
10 gift ideas for the farm families on your Christmas list
Do you have a farmer or a farm family on your Christmas list this year? No two farmers or farm families are exactly alike, of course. But there...
December 11, 2017 - 6:50am
September 10, 2017
MT expands hay lottery as drought, fire situation worsen
HELENA, Mont. — As wildfires continue to burn grasslands and forests across Montana and drought continues to worsen, the Montana Department...
September 10, 2017 - 2:49pm
August 25, 2017
Why are Bill Gates and Richard Branson investing in meat that costs $18,000 a pound?
The world loves meat. So much so that demand for meat products is projected to grow by nearly 70 percent by 2050. But meat production places...
August 25, 2017 - 9:55am
July 29, 2017
5 questions with ... Stacy Hadrick, agriculture advocate and rancher, Faulkton, S.D.
Q: What is your role in agriculture today? My passion is helping people in agriculture build their businesses and develop personally. Currently...
July 29, 2017 - 5:59am