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March 24, 2017
Rep. Rod Hamilton, Minnesota House agriculture chairman, proposed a agriculture funding bill that would replace Gov. Mark Dayton's proposed $1 million pollinator protection account for the Department of Agriculture to with $500,000 for University of Minnesota pollinator research. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Agriculture funding bills prioritize new Minnesota crops
22 hours 47 min ago
March 17, 2017
Minn. woman dies after falling off spooked horse
March 17, 2017 - 1:24pm
March 15, 2017
A load out technician fills a railroad tank car with ethanol fuel, converted from corn, in the town of Nevada, Iowa, December 6, 2007. REUTERS/Jason Reed
New, safer U.S. rail cars gather dust even as ethanol trains grow longer
March 15, 2017 - 2:30pm
The Beef Products Inc headquarters is pictured in Dakota Dunes, South Dakota on November 19, 2012. REUTERS/Lane Hickenbottom
ABC Broadcasting ordered to face defamation trial over 'Pink Slime' reports
March 15, 2017 - 12:07pm
March 10, 2017
Oklahoma wildfires kill thousands of pigs at Smithfield, Seaboard farms
March 10, 2017 - 6:56pm
U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross holds a news conference at the Department of Commerce in Washington, D.C., on March 10, 2017. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
U.S., Mexico launch new round of negotiations on sugar trade
March 10, 2017 - 4:26pm
March 7, 2017
Two of a band of wild horses graze in the Nephi Wash area outside Enterprise, Utah, April 10, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart
U.S. Senate revokes Obama federal land-planning rule
March 7, 2017 - 4:14pm
Workers sit next to bags containing sugar at the San Francisco Ameca sugar factory in the town of Ameca, Jalisco, February 18, 2011. REUTERS/Alejandro Acosta/Files
Mexico cancels sugar export permits to U.S. in trade dispute
March 7, 2017 - 2:16pm
 A Centers for Disease Control scientist measures the amount of H7N9 avian flu virus which was grown and harvested in an unnamed CDC laboratory in 2013. James Gathany/CDC/Handout via REUTERS
U.S. reports low pathogenic bird flu outbreak in Wisconsin
March 7, 2017 - 1:31pm
March 6, 2017
A herd of bison graze in Lamar Valley in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, U.S. on June 20, 2011. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart/File Photo
Montana activists ramp up campaign against culling Yellowstone bison
March 6, 2017 - 9:14am
February 28, 2017
Truck driver Randy Walker fills his rig's tanks with biodiesel fuel at a gas station in the town of Nevada, Iowa, December 6, 2007. REUTERS/Jason Reed
White House denies Trump order on biofuels program, sows market confusion
February 28, 2017 - 3:24pm
February 13, 2017
William W. "Bill" Wilson, a North Dakota State University agricultural economist, and adviser to agribusiness firms and a board member for NCH Capital, told CornVention 2017 goers in Fargo that they have much to lose from trade disruptions driven by politics.  Photo taken Feb. 8, 2017, in Fargo. Mikkel Pates/ Forum News Service
Unsettling China, Mexico trade ideas
February 13, 2017 - 4:00am
February 6, 2017
Wild bison destined for Banff National Park are prepared for loading and travel at Elk Island National Park’s bison handling facility in Alberta, Canada in this January 31 handout photo.    Johane Janelle/Parks Canada/Handout via REUTERS
Canada reintroduces bison to its oldest national park
February 6, 2017 - 4:09pm
February 2, 2017
An exhibit demonstrating the physical properties of durum plants afflicted with fusarium (right) as well as unaffected durum is on display at the 2017 Best of the Best of Wheat and Soybean Research event on Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017, at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks. Nick Nelson/Forum News Service
Progress, but no victory against Fusarium blight
February 2, 2017 - 8:39pm
February 1, 2017
Gov. Mark Dayton gets plenty of publicity every year when he shows off a Minnesota-gown turkey to the media, but farmes say they want more than a photo op from the state. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
MN farmers want state aid, more in policy than money
February 1, 2017 - 5:10pm
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