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April 30, 2018
Women in the McIntosh County Annie's Project class take notes during the final night of the program on April 4, 2018, in Ashley, N.D. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
ND revives farm management program for women
April 30, 2018 - 7:22am
A federal judge will decide what evidence can be presented in a trial regarding whether glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto's Roundup, causes cancer. Mike Mozart / flickr
Trial takes on glyphosate cancer claims
April 30, 2018 - 7:06am
Applejack, one of the "mane" characters on "My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic," is a favorite with Jenny Schlecht's daughter, because she's a farm girl, too. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
My Little Pony and the representation of agriculture in media
April 30, 2018 - 7:02am
One year at a time: Controversy on farmland leases
April 30, 2018 - 6:10am
April 29, 2018
Farm manager Nickolas Sandquist stands in front of roughly 80,000 pounds worth of ginseng that is ready to be shipped to China, at Hsu Ginseng Farm in Wausau, Wis. Photo for The Washington Post by Lauren Justice
Rural Wisconsin county is famous in China. A trade war could take it all away.
April 29, 2018 - 5:00am
April 24, 2018
Minnesota House Tax Chairman Greg Davids talks about a tax bill his committee debated Tuesday, April 24, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
House tax bill is 'Ain't My Fault' effort
April 24, 2018 - 4:39pm
April 23, 2018
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Spring flooding begins with flooded farmland along Red River
April 23, 2018 - 9:21pm
Bill Sczepanski, 56, of Stephen, Minn., ran a farming operation that topped 27,000 acres in 2014, only to go insolvent in 2017, adversely affecting a finance company and a co-op elevator at nearby Alvarado, Minn. Photo summer 2014, at Stephen, Minn. (Forum News Service/Agweek)
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
April 23, 2018 - 6:00am
April 18, 2018
U.S. Reps. Tim Walz, left, and Collin Peterson of Minnesota talk Aug. 3, 2017, at Farmfest. On Wednesday, April 18, 2018, they spoke against a Republican-written farm bill that they said could cut people off food stamps. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Partisan split threatens federal farm bill
April 18, 2018 - 4:25pm
April 16, 2018
State Reps. Paul Anderson of Starbuck, left, and Jeff Backer of Browns Valley talk before the Minnesota House debates a bill to require legislative approval for any nitrate use rules on Monday, April 16, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
GOP fights Dayton effort to restrict some fertilizer use
April 16, 2018 - 5:39pm
Corn farmers and businesses starting May 11 will start receiving notices to file to prove claims in a Syngenta corn lawsuit. A preliminary settlement agreement indicates $1.51 billion in estimated claims, including $1.438 billion for U.S. farmers who did not raise Viptera or Duracade varieties during the 2013 to 2017 years. (Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service/Agweek)
Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
April 16, 2018 - 8:50am
With the persistence of winter, there are farmers already concerned about planting delays. (Michelle Rook / Special to Agweek / Forum News Service)
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
April 16, 2018 - 8:20am
American Crystal Sugar Co. share sales have traded well this winter, buoyed by favorable storage conditions, a boosted price projection, and comparisons to other commodity prices. (Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service/Agweek)
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
April 16, 2018 - 8:10am
Randy Coffield's cow licks her calf March 14, 2018, at the rancher's home near Lake Bronson, Minn. The Kittson County Sheriff's Office confirmed 21 cattle deaths by wolves last year. April Baumgarten / Forum News Service
Wolf-related cattle losses a major concern for northwest Minnesota ranchers
April 16, 2018 - 7:55am
A single waterhemp plant produces hundreds of thousands of seeds. Plants that emerged early in 2015 were just beginning to shed seed in late August. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Weed stampede: Beets, other crops should reset herbicides to May-planted crop
April 16, 2018 - 6:42am