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October 18, 2017
With more Minnesota wolves, and more attacks on livestock, program out of cash
19 hours 44 min ago
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
October 9, 2017
A Biosafety Level 3 lab in the new North Dakota State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory in Fargo  can test for agents that can affect humans, things like Anthrax, avian influenza and plague. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
NDSU moves into its new $18M diagnostic lab
October 9, 2017 - 5:59am
October 6, 2017
Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson
Minnesota launches rural crisis helpline
October 6, 2017 - 5:00pm
October 5, 2017
Executive Director John Jaschke of the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources announces Thursday, Oct.5, 2017, that 94 percent of farmers required to meet a Nov. 1 deadline to install buffers already have done so. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Many farmers comply with controversial buffer law
October 5, 2017 - 5:29pm
October 3, 2017
Cool, damp weather delays soybean, corn harvests
October 3, 2017 - 9:20pm
October 2, 2017
Karl Hoppe, area Extension specialist at the Carrington Research Extension Center (CREC), speaks about the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program and its grant receipients on Tuesday, Sept. 26, in Grand Forks, N.D. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Sustainable ND: SARE fellows visit the state
October 2, 2017 - 6:15am
September 29, 2017
Ron McMartin Jr.
St. Thomas farmer McMartin discloses financials
September 29, 2017 - 11:17pm
File photo of Scott Pruitt testifying at his Senate confirmation hearing, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 18, 2017. (Gabriella Demczuk/ copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Trump told Iowa he'd save ethanol. His EPA chief has other ideas
September 29, 2017 - 7:06am
September 28, 2017
A sidewalk in Belgrade was damaged after strong winds uprooted trees early Wednesday morning. Carolyn Lange / Forum News Service
Five confirmed tornadoes ripped across west central Minnesota last week
September 28, 2017 - 10:31pm
September 26, 2017
 Minnesota Department of Revenue Commissioner Cynthia Bauerly speaks Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, about the new Beginning Farmer Tax Credit and School Building Bond Agricultural Credit at a forum held at Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton High School. David Samson / Forum News Service
School districts benefit from new ag property tax credit for school bonds
September 26, 2017 - 9:06pm
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