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January 19, 2018
Dan and Sherry Zirnhelt of Forman, N.D., sold 440 acres of land and put another five quarters -- about 800 acres -- into the Conservation Reserve Program in 2015. The bulk of it is also enrolled in the state PLOTS program, which gives walk-on access to sportsmen. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
$50K 'sorry': ND couple wins CRP payment limit appeal
10 hours 41 min ago
January 17, 2018
U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-ND
ND senator seeks to correct tax law rewarding farmers who sell to cooperatives
January 17, 2018 - 6:22pm
January 15, 2018
Jonathan Knutson
It's your land, but expect a reaction if you anger other aggies
January 15, 2018 - 7:50am
Rick Tronson is manager and an owner of Tronson Grain, LLC, with a large grain terminal built five years ago at Doyon, N.D. He says a tax fix for farmer-owned co-op shareholders could be the death knell for a business his family has run for decades. Photo taken Jan. 10, 2018, at Doyon, N.D. (Forum News Service/Agweek)
As issues arise, Hoeven studies co-op tax benefit impact
January 15, 2018 - 7:39am
David Lunde, tax director for Griggs County, stands in a pasture near Cooperstown, N.D. on Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Returning home, young ND farmer branches out as family begins planning for farm transfer
January 15, 2018 - 7:10am
Rural prosperity task force releases report, recommendations
January 15, 2018 - 5:19am
January 13, 2018
Robert Mitchell, founder of The Hemp Connection of Tulsa, Oklahoma, (center) visits with Doug Breberg, Dawson, (left) and Brad Kurtz, of Renville County, during the Frozen Farm Forum held in Madison on Friday. Kurtz holds a 1913 book on Minnesota agriculture that devoted a chapter to hemp production in the state. Tom Cherveny / Forum News service
Farmer interest in hemp heating up:Farmers brave winter’s worst to learn about state’s pilot program to grow industrial hemp
January 13, 2018 - 9:00am
What's ahead for farmers, ranchers in new tax bill
January 13, 2018 - 7:20am
January 11, 2018
U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D.
ND forum focuses on questions about this year's federal farm bill
January 11, 2018 - 10:06pm
January 9, 2018
From left, Zippy Duvall, president of the American Farm Bureau Federation, Anne Hazlett, assistant to the secretary for Rural Development at the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and Roger Johnson, president of National Farmers Union, talk about rural opioid addiction during the American Farm Bureau Federation convention in Nashville on Jan. 8, 2017. American Farm Bureau Federation image
Farm Town Strong effort involves reducing stigma, increasing help for opiate addiction
January 9, 2018 - 12:40pm
President Donald Trump speaks at the American Farm Bureau Federation's annual convention in Nashville, Tenn., Jan. 8, 2018. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump touts tax cuts to farmers amid immigration concerns
January 9, 2018 - 9:28am
January 8, 2018
Darrin Odegard, a hired hand for Adams Family Farm in Grand Forks, works on a weld Monday at the shop south of East Grand Forks, Minn. April Baumgarten / Forum News Service
Gearing up: Experts warn of challenging year for agriculture in ND
January 8, 2018 - 11:31pm
Owners Jesse, left, and Matt Faul are identical twins and own Red E LLC, a five-year-old engineering services company serving agriculture, based in West Fargo, N.D. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Partner-twins bring ag concepts to life in their ND-based 'Red E' venture
January 8, 2018 - 9:02am
More and more, Cocoa has realized that spending time inside isn't so bad when the temperature drops. (Jenny Schlecht/Agweek)
A good farm dog knows when it's time to come in from the cold
January 8, 2018 - 8:58am
Farm groups say the Electronic Logging Device Rule is unworkable for those hauling livestock and is very dangerous for animals. Michelle Rook / Special to Forum News Service
Trucking firms worried electronic logging device could hurt livestock industry
January 8, 2018 - 8:03am