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August 2, 2018
Hard red spring wheat flows from a combine driven by Ben Tinkham to a grain cart driven by Reed Tinkham at Tinkham Farms near Fisher, Minn., Tuesday. Ben and Reed Tinkham farm with Brian Tinkham and were on the second day of wheat harvest. Harvest is early this year in the area and Brian Tinkham said that the yields were down from a year ago as well as test weight. photo by Eric Hylden/Forum News Service
Small grains harvest underway in region, but some worry dry weather could hurt soybeans and corn
August 2, 2018 - 6:01am
July 29, 2018
Mike Dahlen holds a sample of soybeans from his Northwood, ND, farm. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Farmers wonder how ag 'bailout' for farmers affected by trade war will work
July 29, 2018 - 6:43am
May 22, 2018
Darren Driscoll plants the first round of a navy bean field using a 24-row planter south of East Grand Forks Tuesday, May 22. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
After late start, growers pleased with progress so far
May 22, 2018 - 6:35pm
March 1, 2018
Snowplows are seen on Interstate 94 in Bismarck.   Bismarck Tribune file photo
Flood chances on Red River remain low despite snowfall
March 1, 2018 - 5:09pm
February 15, 2018
Risk of flooding on Red River still low, meteorologists say
February 15, 2018 - 4:26pm
January 9, 2018
Arctic blast, then possible blizzard could hit Red River Valley
January 9, 2018 - 1:49pm
November 16, 2017
It might be nice for Thanksgiving, but winter could be a rough one
November 16, 2017 - 9:41pm
October 12, 2017
The sugar beet harvest in the Red River Valley is on track to wrap up early. Stock Photo
Red River Valley sugar beet harvest on track to wrap up early
October 12, 2017 - 10:18pm
August 24, 2017
NDSU professor Harlene Hatterman-Valenti talks about her current potato-related research during the annual Irrigated Potato Day tour held at the Forest River Hutterite colony near Inkster, N.D. on Thursday, August 24, 2017. Nick Nelson/Agweek
Potatoes look good in ND, Minn. as crops avoid drought, deluges
August 24, 2017 - 6:37pm
August 15, 2017
Cory Kritzberger, operations manager at American Crystal Sugar Co. in East Grand Forks, is impressed with the quality of early loads delivered to the East Grand Forks facility on the first day of pre-pile harvest for the 2017 campaign. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Sugar beet harvest looks sweet: Pre-pile begins in Red River Valley
August 15, 2017 - 8:55pm
July 16, 2017
Last week's storms produced 9 tornadoes, including one 10 football fields wide
July 16, 2017 - 4:20pm
June 12, 2017
Art Wosick, a farmer in Pembina County, N.D., poses for a portrait on one of his fields where he planted beans but they were destroyed by heavy wind and hail. He is going to wait for the rain on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, to decide to replant or not. Joshua Komer / Forum News Service
Strong start to growing season tempered by weekend storms, cloudy forecasts
June 12, 2017 - 8:06pm
June 7, 2017
Manvel, N.D., farmer Scott Johnson scouts a field of sugar beets, planted with wheat to protect the young plants from wind,  west of Manvel Wednesday, June 7. Johnson is cautiously optimistic regarding the recent news about Mexican exports of sugar to the U.S. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Producers 'cautiously optimistic' about sugar deal with Mexico
June 7, 2017 - 8:08pm
March 5, 2017
Always in Season: Signs of spring appear in the valley
March 5, 2017 - 6:44pm
December 21, 2016
'Crippling storm' potential could impact Christmas travel plans
December 21, 2016 - 4:04pm