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Most cover crop mixes on Stoney Creek Farm consist of three grasses, three legumes and three brassicas. Grant and Dawn Breitkreutz plant cover crops during or after every crop. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Minnesota ranch looks to regenerate land rather than sustain it
6 hours 35 min ago
A 40,000-square-foot warehouse at the new Stone Mill LLC “west campus” is used to hold ingredients that have been purchased by customers but are awaiting shipping. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
'Simplicity is king': Stone Mill, partners ride wave of demand for clean, raw grains
10 hours 15 min ago
After starting operations in 2007, Red Trail Energy LLC of Richardton, N.D., is debt-free and has paid out $25 million to its shareholders as dividends. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Red Trail president speaks up for ethanol production
10 hours 43 min ago
August 13, 2018
The skies were clear for the second day of Minnesota Farmfest. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Low prices, trade weigh on the minds of farmers at Minnesota Farmfest
August 13, 2018 - 10:08pm
Scott Schlepp of Ashley, N.D., drives his team, Duke and Duchess, south on North Dakota Highway 30 on Aug. 13, 2018, north of Streeter, N.D. Schlepp is hoping to travel from Canada to Brownsville, Texas, in his covered wagon. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
North Dakota man embarks on covered wagon trip across the country
August 13, 2018 - 5:58pm
The Bayer AG logo sits on display behind silhouetted members of the management board during the company's annual general meeting in Bonn, Germany, on May 25, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Krisztian Bocsi
Bayer shares drop after Monsanto loses Roundup cancer trial
August 13, 2018 - 9:27am
August 12, 2018
Combines for Parsley Farms harvest malting barley near Warroad, Minn. on Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
'We could really use a good rain': Warroad, Minn., area needs moisture
August 12, 2018 - 3:01pm
With her miniature Schnauzer Bridgette at her feet, Theresia Gillie talks about her life following her husband's April 2017 suicide during an interview in her rural Hallock, Minn. home. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
'Still adjusting, still farming' after husband's suicide, Minnesota woman carries on the family farm
August 12, 2018 - 11:38am
August 10, 2018
Jeff Spieler, a technical agronomist for Asgrow and DeKalb, talks about the different crop rows planted in a seed plot near Chancellor. Matt Gade / Forum News Service
South Dakota's average corn output forecasted to be record yield
August 10, 2018 - 7:17pm
Livestock can't be put under a title like cars can, and when dealers default, it's been stockyards that have suffered the financial blowback. (Iain Woessner / The Dickinson Press)
New legislation seeks to help stockyards survive dealer defaults
August 10, 2018 - 6:54pm
August 9, 2018
Table Five engaged in candid conversation about agriculture at the Banquet in a Field event near Harwood, N.D. Photo courtesy of Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
Commentary: Gutsy and gritty farming conversations are worth it
August 9, 2018 - 12:32pm
August 6, 2018
The U.S. Department of Agriculture in Washington, D.C. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
Mixed reactions to $12 billion trade compensation package
August 6, 2018 - 7:36am
A closer look at how tariffs work
August 6, 2018 - 7:08am
Ashley Kohls has many roles in agriculture. One of them is serving as executive director of the Minnesota State Cattlemen's Association. Derek Fletcher / Forum News Service
'Not built to be a stay-at-home mom': Women's ag roles expand
August 6, 2018 - 7:08am
When the egg carton gets empty, Jenny Schlecht is happy she can go to the store rather than the chicken coop. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
I'm happy I don't have to raise chickens
August 6, 2018 - 6:17am