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August 18, 2017
Collection of chemical containers begins Saturday in Clay County
18 hours 49 min ago
August 17, 2017
A field of wheat east of Emerado, N.D File photo by Nick Nelson/Forum News Service
Wheat falls to contract lows on fund selling; soy gains
August 17, 2017 - 4:15pm
August 16, 2017
Sen. John Thune, middle, gives remarks about Farm Bill needs while fellow Sen. Mike Rounds, left, and Rep. Kristi Noem sit along side him while taking part in the Farm Bureau Forum to discuss South Dakota priorities for the next Farm Bill on Wednesday morning in the Reaves Building at Dakotafest in Mitchell. (Matt Gade / Forum News Service
SD's Thune, Rounds, Noem discuss farm bill issues at state's largest farm show
August 16, 2017 - 5:52pm
August 15, 2017
Informational meeting planned for proposed Devils Lake hog farm
August 15, 2017 - 10:43pm
This map from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration shows the 180-day precipitation as a percentage of normal across North Dakota counties. Image via Minot Daily News
Weather modification debate continues in Ward County
August 15, 2017 - 8:37am
August 14, 2017
Ron McMartin Jr., president of McM Inc., a sprawling high-value specialty crop farm based at St. Thomas, N.D., says he has no plans of quitting farming, despite false rumors. He's endured rumors of financial collapse and even that he'd committed suicide. Photo taken Oct. 10, 2016, near St. Thomas, N.D. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Trevor Peterson)
Minn. lawyer appointed to gather assets in McMartin bankruptcy case
August 14, 2017 - 4:26pm
August 13, 2017
Corn grows in late July in a field north of Dickinson. Western North Dakota is in a drought that has spanned most of the spring and summer. Experts agree the drought could have large ramifications for the state's economy. April Baumgarten / Forum News Service
Drought's toll likely billions of dollars for ND economy
August 13, 2017 - 6:15am
August 12, 2017
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AgweekTV: Been farming long? Oslo, Minn. farmer has been at it for 97 years
August 12, 2017 - 8:00am
Businesses in Wishek, N.D., rely on local support to survive. Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
Buying local fuels communities
August 12, 2017 - 7:59am
Leah Johnson, millennial farmer and seed salesperson, Elbow Lake, Minn. Submitted photo.
5 questions with ... Leah Johnson, farmer and seed salesperson, Elbow Lake, Minn.
August 12, 2017 - 7:11am
August 11, 2017
Local farm broadcaster Mike Hergert is signing off after more than thirty years covering agriculture in the Red River Valley. Eric Hylden/Forum News Service
Mike Hergert, co-founder of Red River Farm Network, to retire after 46 years in radio
August 11, 2017 - 6:13pm
August 10, 2017
From left, Peter Solemsaas, Stark County Farm Service Agency director, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., and Aaron Krauter, former state Farm Service Agency director, discuss drought- and staffing-related issues at Dickinson's FSA office on Thursday, Aug. 10.
Heitkamp meets with short-staffed Stark County Farm Service Agency
August 10, 2017 - 9:37pm
Arnie Zent turns a windrow of field grass south of Bismarck on Thursday afternoon, Aug. 10, 2017 with plans to have it baled before the weekend. "It's CRP actually. I cut it every three years," said Zent, "and this hay is going to people who need it." Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Sliver of Richland County remains drought free
August 10, 2017 - 6:15pm
August 9, 2017
John Weiss looks over his crop of soybeans, which he had reported to the state board for showing signs of damage due to the drifting of Monsanto's pesticide Dicamba, at his farm in Dell, Arkansas, U.S. July 25, 2017. REUTERS/Karen Pulfer Focht
Scant oversight, corporate secrecy preceded weed killer crisis
August 9, 2017 - 7:24am
August 8, 2017
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An undated photo of an ethanol fuel pump in Brazil.  The South American producer is mulling tariffs or a quota on imports of U.S. fuel made from corn.
Trump might start trade war with Brazil over ethanol imports
August 8, 2017 - 4:48pm