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May 14, 2018
Minn-Dak Growers Ltd. still markets products under a “Heart of the Valley” logo that Harris Peterson developed in the 1960s. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Minn-Dak Growers' legacy goes forward after loss of founder
May 14, 2018 - 7:49am
Almost 31 million acres of farmland, double the amount previously documented, were lost to development from 1992 to 2012. Forum News Service file photo
Development cuts 31 million acres of U.S. farmland
May 14, 2018 - 7:25am
Jenny Schlecht
It's amazing what a little rain can do for the land and the spirit
May 14, 2018 - 7:02am
Though recently tilled, some fields near Red Lake Falls, Minn. on Monday, April 23, 2018 still showed significant moisture and, in some spots, standing water. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Getting better at growing wheat: Minnesota researchers work with farmers
May 14, 2018 - 6:23am
Saskatchewan food company sues USDA: Possible crack-down on imported organic corn
May 14, 2018 - 6:03am
Gregg Doud, chief ag negotiator with the U.S. Trade Representative’s Office, says President Trump’s tariff schedule is warranted, especially with China, due to their unfair trading practices and trade imbalance with the U.S. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
Farmers say trade more important than new farm bill
May 14, 2018 - 6:00am
May 9, 2018
Almost 31 million acres of farmland, double the amount previously documented, were lost to development from 1992 to 2012. Blake Gumprecht / Forum News Service
Report: 31 million acres of farmland lost to development
May 9, 2018 - 12:38pm
May 7, 2018
Stensland Family Farms near Larchwood, Iowa, is a family-owned operation that was established in 1915. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
Stensland Family Farms promotes farm fresh and local
May 7, 2018 - 7:25am
Locally produced food has been a priority for the BisMan Food Cooperative since it opened in May 2016. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
BisMan Community Food Co-op puts focus on the story of food
May 7, 2018 - 6:43am
Ed Deckard, 74, a North Dakota Plant Science professor on the faculty since 1970, often is joined in the classroom by his wife, Brenda, 62, on staff as director of student services for the department. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Beloved ag prof: NDSU's Deckard cares about minds, hearts
May 7, 2018 - 6:37am
The draft legislation of the $100 billion Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 passed out of the House Agriculture Committee on April 18, but on a party line vote versus the bipartisan support the farm bill usually garners. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
SNAP fight in House could derail farm bill
May 7, 2018 - 6:37am
Students at Farm Safety Day in Steele, N.D., on April 25, 2018, learned about fire safety and got to try out some fire extinguishers under the direction of the Steele Rural Fire Department. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Farm Safety Day highlights ways to stay out of trouble, on and off the farm
May 7, 2018 - 6:07am
May 4, 2018
At issue in a recent court action in the McM Inc. bankruptcy include transactions between McM and Ronald McMartin Sr. and and the Island Lake Irrevocable Trust property his son, Ron McMartin Jr., developed near Detroit Lakes, Minn. Photo taken Dec. 16, 2017, in Becker County, Minn., northeast of Detroit Lakes, Minn. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
Trustee goes after McMartin's parents: Alleges fraud, $2M in “insider” transfers
May 4, 2018 - 11:00pm
Katie Pinke
Growing careers 97 miles from a Starbucks
May 4, 2018 - 3:27pm
May 3, 2018
Soybean seed (Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald)
'Transactions happening' despite report on soybeans, ND trade director says
May 3, 2018 - 6:01pm
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