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September 17, 2017
Farmers are in a low-margin cropping season, but some at Big Iron farm show in West Fargo were still looking to update spraying equipment that requires ever more sophistication in clean-outs. Experts say sanitation of equipment is one of the contributors to reports of off-target dicamba formulations in the 2017 crop. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
September 17, 2017 - 4:19am
September 13, 2017
Talking tax credits and more at agriculture town hall
September 13, 2017 - 8:07pm
September 12, 2017
Rent prices increasing for cropland in northwest Minnesota
September 12, 2017 - 5:05pm
September 11, 2017
Wanda Patsche of Welcome, Minn., operates combine during harvest in the fall. (Submitted photo)
5 questions with ... Wanda Patsche, Welcome, Minn., pig, corn and soybean farmer
September 11, 2017 - 9:07am
September 10, 2017
Weed presents a dangerous foe, must-win battle
September 10, 2017 - 6:44pm
Firefighters work on the Sartin Draw Fire in southeastern Montana. (BLM photo)
MT expands hay lottery as drought, fire situation worsen
September 10, 2017 - 2:49pm
The North Dakota Stockmen's Association's 15th annual feedlot tour attracted close to 100 people to the four stops, which included the Wanner feedlot near Hebron, N.D. The Stockmen's Association is one of many agricultural groups that work on member education and policy advocacy in the region. (Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service)
Finding a voice: Agricultural membership organizations offer a way to speak up
September 10, 2017 - 2:41pm
September 5, 2017
John Weiss looks over his crop of soybeans, which he had reported to the state board for showing signs of damage due to the drifting of Monsanto's pesticide Dicamba, at his farm in Dell, Arkansas, U.S. July 25, 2017. Picture taken July 25, 2017. REUTERS/Karen Pulfer Focht/File Photo
EPA eyes limits for agricultural chemical dicamba linked to crop damage
September 5, 2017 - 2:02pm
September 4, 2017
Diamond W Feeds in Medina, N.D., is just completing a $1.2 million project to get back up and running after an October 2016 fire. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Diamond W Feeds in Medina back up and running after fire
September 4, 2017 - 8:25am
September 3, 2017
A pheasant hunter works through native grasses on a piece of land enrolled in the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) in North Dakota. Pheasant hunters tend to have much better seasons in years with high CRP enrollment. Pheasants Forever photo
Farm Bill's CRP provisions will have impact on pheasants, ducks
September 3, 2017 - 12:03pm
Emily Risberg of Bemidji is the first recipient of the Judy (Bourcy) Christenson Memorial Scholarship. She's pictured with Ken Christenson of Shevlin. Submitted photo.
Risberg receives Judy Christenson Memorial Scholarship
September 3, 2017 - 10:16am
August 29, 2017
Do you know what's in your refrigerator and how long it's been there? Know what the dates on food means so you don't waste food. (Photo courtesy of vilhelm, Morguefile)
Is any food in your fridge reaching antique status?
August 29, 2017 - 7:32am
Ninety-eight-year-old Ordean Oen reaches for the high-hanging fruit on a chokecherry bush near Park River recently. Eric Hylden / Forum News Serviceplay button
Retired nuclear physicist from Park River makes, sells thousands of jars of chokecherry jelly for charity
August 29, 2017 - 6:30am
August 28, 2017
Harmen Tande, 64, and his son, Ashten, 10, continue alone this year after the death of their wife and mother this past April. Photo taken Aug. 22, 2017, in rural Moorhead, Minn. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Father, son turn toward brighter days as they harvest crops outside Moorhead
August 28, 2017 - 4:59pm
Matt Larson, operations manager at CHS Agri Services Center in Holdrege, Neb., shows a field of soybeans inundated with Palmer amaranth on Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
ND tour group gets up-close look at destructive weed Palmer amaranth
August 28, 2017 - 7:48am
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