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August 2, 2018
Hard red spring wheat flows from a combine driven by Ben Tinkham to a grain cart driven by Reed Tinkham at Tinkham Farms near Fisher, Minn., Tuesday. Ben and Reed Tinkham farm with Brian Tinkham and were on the second day of wheat harvest. Harvest is early this year in the area and Brian Tinkham said that the yields were down from a year ago as well as test weight. photo by Eric Hylden/Forum News Service
Small grains harvest underway in region, but some worry dry weather could hurt soybeans and corn
August 2, 2018 - 6:01am
August 1, 2018
Thune believes farm bill on track to meet Sept. 30 deadline
August 1, 2018 - 6:04pm
East-central Minn. horse confirmed to have West Nile
August 1, 2018 - 9:44am
July 30, 2018
Jan Sanderson, 66, owner of Sanderson Gardens of Aurora, S.D., starts his season in the early summer with asparagus and rhubarb crops, then goes to strawberries, raspberries and pumpkins, before shifting to rhubarb and horseradish root crops. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
Former wrestling champ keeps pinning down success after four decades in commercial gardening
July 30, 2018 - 6:21am
July 29, 2018
Mike Dahlen holds a sample of soybeans from his Northwood, ND, farm. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Farmers wonder how ag 'bailout' for farmers affected by trade war will work
July 29, 2018 - 6:43am
July 26, 2018
Participants on the Wheat Quality Council tour get a lesson in estimating wheat yields on July 23, 2018, at the North Dakota State University Agronomy Seed Farm in Casselton, N.D. (Jenny Schlecht/Forum News Service)
Not 'a big whopper' in area wheat: Annual tour indicates no bumper this year
July 26, 2018 - 4:21pm
July 25, 2018
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue at his Senate Agriculture Committee confirmation hearing in Washington on March 23, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Farm aid will be temporary even in extended trade war, USDA chief says
July 25, 2018 - 12:29pm
Wheat grows in a field near wind turbines in Hays, Kansas. Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
North Dakota crop tour casts doubt on forecast for record US spring wheat
July 25, 2018 - 11:29am
July 24, 2018
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, center, addresses the media during a March 9, 2018, event in North Dakota. Also in attendance were, from left, North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum, U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., and U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., and Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D. Jenny Schlecht/ Forum News Service file photo
USDA announces 3 programs for farmers affected by trade war
July 24, 2018 - 5:55pm
July 23, 2018
About 10,000 farmers and others typically attend the Ag PHD Field Day, which is scheduled July 26, 2018, at the Hefty Seeds and Ag PHD headquarters farm near Baltic, S.D. File photo taken July 27, 2017, near Baltic, S.D. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Michelle Rook)
Ag PhD Field Day expected to draw 10,000 to SD farm
July 23, 2018 - 4:18pm
From left to right: Haley Mouser, Theresa Gustafson, Lily Krona (Submitted photo)
Teachers and students work to connect agriculture and science
July 23, 2018 - 6:00am
Cooper Krause, a seasonal employee at North Dakota State University, prepares a new “UAV sprayer”  for flight, at the NDSU’s Agronomy Seed Farm in Casselton, N.D., on July 16, with a grain elevator in Casselton in the background. Photo taken July 16, 2018, at Casselton, N.D. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
NDSU tests new 'spray drone': ‘Smart farm’ concept addresses small weed patches
July 23, 2018 - 6:00am
Crop damage in the state of Minnesota is still being assessed by government officials and farmers are seeing the impact in lost yield potential in this year’s crop. (Michelle Rook/AgweekTV Anchor)
Waters recede in southwest Minnesota, but damage lingers
July 23, 2018 - 6:00am
July 20, 2018
Orlo and Helen Almlie, of rural Lake Lillian, are transitioning ownership of their 100-head of stock cows and calves to Cullen Fischer, a 31-year-old man they met just a couple years ago. Carolyn Lange / Forum News Service
Cattlemen at heart:Creativity gives next generation of farmers a boost
July 20, 2018 - 10:00pm
Testimony time extended for Minnesota ban on fall fertilizer rule
July 20, 2018 - 5:33pm
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