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April 24, 2017
Pro rodeo's rags-to-riches bull proving hard to ride
LAMOURE, N.D. — Kelly Klein likes to watch cattle sales while he eats dinner. Back in January 2015, he saw some "wild, longhorn-looking...
April 24, 2017 - 9:30am
April 21, 2017
Farmers promote sustainability during Earth Day
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — In agriculture, every day is Earth Day. The official observation of Earth Day is Saturday, April 22, which gives farmers...
April 21, 2017 - 8:06am
Wet field conditions limiting farmers in region
WOODSTOCK, Minn. — Excuse him, but Clint Magnus can only take a minute or two from his fertilizer spreading duties. The cold, damp conditions...
April 21, 2017 - 7:00am
April 19, 2017
Trump vows to back U.S. dairy farmers in Canada trade spat
President Donald Trump promised to defend American dairy farmers who have been hurt by Canada’s protectionist trade practices, during a visit...
April 19, 2017 - 12:12pm
April 14, 2017
Hack the harvest: As machinery becomes smarter, farmers and lawmakers contend with rules preventing maintenance
Crops aren't the only thing farmers are harvesting these days. Some of them are digging up software code. Producers in particularly remote areas...
April 14, 2017 - 3:38pm
5 questions with ... Dr. Emily Fox, veterinarian from Ashley, N.D.
Q: What sparked in your interest in becoming a veterinarian? I've wanted to be a veterinarian since I was 4 or 5, pretty much since I learned...
April 14, 2017 - 6:02am
April 12, 2017
Smithfield makes move on market for pig-human transplants
CHICAGO - Smithfield Foods, the world's largest pork producer, has established a separate bioscience unit to expand its role in supplying pig...
April 12, 2017 - 12:37pm
April 11, 2017
Soybean stock slides as USDA predicts more planting
MITCHELL, S.D.—In about one week, the price of soybeans has fallen by more than 20 cents per bushel, and one South Dakota farmer blames...
April 11, 2017 - 6:47pm
Global surplus leads to grain piled on runways, parking lots and fields
Reluctant to sell his harvest at today's rock-bottom prices, he has stuffed storage bins at his property full and left more corn piled on the...
April 11, 2017 - 8:22am
April 8, 2017
This year, dozens of Red River Valley farmers look to grow hemp
GRAND FORKS — A few dozen farmers, including some in the Red River Valley, are trying something new this growing season. The North Dakota...
April 8, 2017 - 7:50am
April 7, 2017
The Pinke Post: Evaluating the safety of your meat
When you're standing at the meat counter in your grocery store, do you wonder, "Is this meat safe?" This past weekend, I attended the 97th annual...
April 7, 2017 - 10:32am
April 6, 2017
Titan Machinery looks to boost operating efficiency after reducing inventory, closing dealerships
WEST FARGO—An agriculture and construction equipment network headquartered in West Fargo expects to boost its operating efficiency after...
April 6, 2017 - 12:38pm
April 5, 2017
How the sheep were shorn: Part-time jobs go full steam this time of year
VOLGA, S.D. — Sheep shearing is a chore, but the weather on April 1 was so balmy that the whole thing was pleasant for the sheep and the...
April 5, 2017 - 11:13am
April 4, 2017
How Frazee growers are creating their own year-round farm
FRAZEE, Minn. — For most gardeners living in northern Minnesota, the start of the spring growing season is still a few weeks away. But...
April 4, 2017 - 4:50pm
Lucky pig saved from slaughter after jumping from truck on interstate at 70 mph
NEW RICHMOND, Wis.—This little piggy won't go to market. A 250-pound pig who jumped off a truck at 70 mph on the way to a Sioux Falls,...
April 4, 2017 - 4:07pm