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January 5, 2018
A farmer uses a tractor to fill an area in his corn field where rains washed out the soil in Princeton, Illinois, on May 2, 2017. (MUST CREDIT: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg)
Farmers gave their votes to Trump. Now they're looking for a return
January 5, 2018 - 2:31pm
January 4, 2018
Katie Pinke
Food shaming: Why I'm avoiding foods labeled "Non-GMO Project" verified
January 4, 2018 - 6:56pm
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Farm Bureau, Farmers Union team up to confront rural opioid addiction
January 4, 2018 - 1:08pm
January 1, 2018
A worker operates a cotton picker at a farm in the Nueces County of Chapman Ranch, Texas, on Aug. 23, 2016.  Bloomberg photo by Eddie Seal.
Cotton was 2017's star crop, and funds have high hopes for 2018
January 1, 2018 - 10:07pm
Report: N.D., Minn. farmers vulnerable to Cuba policies
January 1, 2018 - 5:50am
December 31, 2017
Dust drifts over a cornfield in Alden, Iowa, on Aug. 28, 2017. Corn dominates the landscape and is primarily used for producing ethanol and feeding hogs. Iowa is the leading U.S. producer of corn and pork. Washington Post photo by Bonnie Jo Mount
'Smothered' and 'shoved aside' in rural America
December 31, 2017 - 9:30am
December 29, 2017
A snow-capped American Federal Bank in Fosston, Minn. is shown on Tuesday, December 12, 2017. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Father, son find work-life balance in ag banking
December 29, 2017 - 1:03pm
December 27, 2017
This aquaponics operation in Silver Bay has sat vacant since the late summer of 2016, when UMD closed down its research at the city-owned facility. Jamey Malcomb /Forum News Service
Northern Minn. aquaponics venture goes belly up
December 27, 2017 - 7:52am
December 24, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: To avoid subsidizing animal abuses, switch to plant-based foods
December 24, 2017 - 1:30pm
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Defer death by taxing products that make us sick
December 24, 2017 - 11:30am
December 18, 2017
Georgia farmer Randy Dowdy, who holds the world record for soybean production at 171 bushels per acre, talks to farmers at the South Dakota Soybean Association Ag Outlook Meeting in Sioux Falls on Dec. 7. Michelle Rook / Special to Forum News Service
Ag outlook focuses on soybean yields and profitability
December 18, 2017 - 6:13am
J. K. Shearer, a professor and Extension veterinarian at Iowa State University, presents about humane euthanasia at a training session in Steele, N.D., on Dec. 13, 2017. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Training teaches about making a plan for crashes involving livestock
December 18, 2017 - 6:01am
Edward Fett of Lennox, S.D., says the organic grains market is being ruined by fraudulent imports which he thinks could bring down U.S. consumer confidence as well. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Organic fraud: Producers claim shady imports hurt industry
December 18, 2017 - 5:00am
December 15, 2017
Katie Pinke
Give back by helping to feed the people around you
December 15, 2017 - 2:12pm
December 13, 2017
$2.5 billion ND fertilizer plant backers ask for extension
December 13, 2017 - 6:40pm