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November 3, 2017
The Bender family works on corn harvest this week. From left to right: Patrick Bender, Jenica Bender, Jacob Bender, Jalyn and Jacee Bender, Tristan Bender, Lloyd Bender and Miranda Donahue. (Submitted photo)
After SD farmer dies in accident, town rallies around to help with harvest
November 3, 2017 - 3:04pm
November 2, 2017
Jenni Boushey, sales and food safety director, and Zach Bruer, farm manager for A & L Potato, show potatoes in cold storage that are await shipment at the East Grand Forks business from the recent Red River Valley harvest.  Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Potato crop looks promising as Red River Valley wraps up harvest
November 2, 2017 - 6:59pm
Members of Minnesota's propane industry gather with Gov. Mark Dayton on Jan. 28, 2014, to discuss the situtation of high prices and short availability of the fuel. State leaders say such action is not needed in 2017. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton acts to end propane delivery issues
November 2, 2017 - 4:04pm
October 28, 2017
Colten and Katie Gehring of Perley, Minn., raise novelty popping corn-on-the-cob, with their Farmers Gold Popcorn business. Photo taken Sept. 30, 2017, in Fargo. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Playing it by ear: Minnesota couple loving novelty popcorn business
October 28, 2017 - 9:54am
October 24, 2017
Home HandMade Raw Minced Beef steak burgers on wooden board
Where's the beef? What do meat labels really mean?
October 24, 2017 - 5:45am
October 23, 2017
Craig Jarolimek, chair of the North Dakota Livestock Alliance, talks about the importance of animal livestock in North Dakota during a visit to the Ransom Multiplier near Englevale, N.D., on Oct. 12, 2017. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Group plans push for expanded livestock sector in ND
October 23, 2017 - 7:00am
Volunteer firefighter Adam Jallo (center) listens to Craig Berg (center left) while participating in a controlled grain entrapment rescue at the Fordville (N.D.) Quick Response Center on Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Five fire departments receive grain bin rescue training
October 23, 2017 - 6:12am
Richard Zollinger, a North Dakota State University weed specialist, says it’s too soon to say whether dicamba formulations ultimately cut soybean yields in the region in 2017, but regulatory restrictions in 2018 may happen anyway. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Dicamba rules could change despite yields
October 23, 2017 - 5:03am
October 20, 2017
Pat Lunemann, chairman of Minnesota AgriGrowth, gestures as he talks about Farm Bill concerns with Minnesota Democrats Rep. Collin Peterson and Sen. Amy Klobuchar during a panel discussion Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, at the Hjemkomst Center in Moorhead. Helmut Schmidt / Forum News Service
Klobuchar, Peterson warn against cuts to ag spending during Farm Bill panel
October 20, 2017 - 6:43pm
October 18, 2017
With more Minnesota wolves, and more attacks on livestock, program out of cash
October 18, 2017 - 9:46pm
October 16, 2017
Rich Las (left) raises freshwater prawns in a large hoop style greenhouse at his home on Pelican Lake west of Orr, Minn., with his daughter, Leah, 4, son Riley, 11, and wife Karen Las. The tank he uses is about 20 feet wide by 46 feet long and four feet deep. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
October 16, 2017 - 8:51pm
October 15, 2017
Sisseton, S.D., farmer Robert Hanson, and a team of Morgan/Percherons stop at the Dakota Connections truck stop on Saturday, Oct. 7. Hanson takes his daughter, Maureen Nelson, and her pals on a moonlit harvest ride. (Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service)
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
October 15, 2017 - 4:54pm
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
October 15, 2017 - 2:47pm
October 12, 2017
The sugar beet harvest in the Red River Valley is on track to wrap up early. Stock Photo
Red River Valley sugar beet harvest on track to wrap up early
October 12, 2017 - 10:18pm
A damaged orange tree lays on its side at the Alico Inc. Bereah Grove in Frostproof, Florida, on Sept. 11, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Florida orange crop seen plunging to 71-year low after Irma
October 12, 2017 - 1:35pm