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July 24, 2017
Andrew Barsness speaks with Agweek reporter Jonathan Knutson on his Hoffman, Minn. farm on Wednesday, July 12, 2017. Nick Nelson/Agweek
The happenstance farmer: Young Minnesota producer in unexpected career
July 24, 2017 - 11:42am
Kelly Benson, a chemist in the North Dakota State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory campus, prepares forage samples for nitrate testing. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Testing times: Drought means watching forage, water
July 24, 2017 - 6:57am
Miranda Meehan, right, and Carl Dahlen, North Dakota State University Extension Service livestock specialists in the Animal Sciences Department in Hultz Hall in Fargo, have turned nearly all of their attention to drought information and relief. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
How drought victims can use ND's 1.4M acres of CRP land to find relief
July 24, 2017 - 6:11am
July 22, 2017
Lonnie Smith, owner of Drifting Cowboy Saddle Shop, lines up the bars to a a saddle tree for a saddle bronc in his shop in Ree Heights. Matt Gade / Forum News Service
Man turns saddle-making hobby into full-time business
July 22, 2017 - 7:30am
July 16, 2017
Minnesota teachers learn about the Laporte School's garden from Laporte middle school teachers Jeannie Konecne and Amy Mastin. Submitted photo.
Ag in the Classroom stops in Laporte
July 16, 2017 - 9:15am
July 13, 2017
The North Central Soil Conservation Research Laboratory in Morris, Minn., is one of three U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service laboratories on the chopping block under President Donald J. Trump's 2018 budget proposal. File photo courtesy the Barnes-Aastad Soil and Water Conservation Research Association,  a stakeholder support group for the ARS and the Morris lab.
US House committee rejects ag lab closings; Hoeven could play a role on Senate side
July 13, 2017 - 5:25pm
July 11, 2017
The Minnesota State Capitol
New state funding will help landowners install buffer strips along Minnesota's waters
July 11, 2017 - 9:44pm
Farmers are keeping an eye out for Palmer Amaranth in Minnesota fields. Submitted photo
Minnesota keeps Palmer amaranth at bay by pulling by hand, blow torching
July 11, 2017 - 8:22pm
July 9, 2017
Tammy Swift, columnist
4-H: The H's stand for helping hands and harming horrible little sisters
July 9, 2017 - 8:44am
July 8, 2017
Penny Zimmerman, President, American National Cattlewomen, Foley, Minn. (Submitted photo)
5 questions with ... Penny Zimmerman, President, American National CattleWomen, Foley, Minn.
July 8, 2017 - 10:08am
July 7, 2017
Syngenta settles farmer's contamination suit ahead of trial
July 7, 2017 - 1:05pm
July 6, 2017
Forum News Service file photo of the afternoon sun shining on a wheat field along Highway 81 south of Fargo. David Samson / The Forum
Extreme heat broils the Dakotas and Montana, flash drought takes toll on wheat crop
July 6, 2017 - 1:30pm
July 5, 2017
U.S. is said to favor Midwest corn farmers in biofuels quota
July 5, 2017 - 1:52pm
July 2, 2017
Katie Brenny, Mazeppa, Minn. (Submitted photo)
5 questions with Katie Brenny, farmer with an off-farm career, Mazeppa, Minn.
July 2, 2017 - 12:12pm
June 27, 2017
Farm groups applaud withdrawal of WOTUS rule
June 27, 2017 - 4:13pm
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