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June 11, 2018
Barley near Mooreton, N.D., could use a drink
MOORETON, N.D. — Jeff Skovholt's barley could use a good drink. "Our rain has been minimal, so we could use a good 1- to 2-inch soak,"...
June 11, 2018 - 6:41am
May 22, 2018
After late start, growers pleased with progress so far
GRAND FORKS—Despite some early delays and dry conditions in large parts of the state, farmers in the northern Red River Valley are optimistic...
May 22, 2018 - 6:35pm
April 16, 2018
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—American Crystal Sugar Co. stock share prices and trading ran steady to stronger in the trading season, which seems to...
April 16, 2018 - 8:10am
Weed stampede: Beets, other crops should reset herbicides to May-planted crop
FARGO — With sugar beet planting likely delayed until early May because of snow and cold, Tom Peters says farmers should set their sites...
April 16, 2018 - 6:42am
December 4, 2017
Area beet co-ops figure tax reform bill deduction would mean $21M hit
WAHPETON, N.D. — Farmers in cooperatives are fighting a "pretty huge" change in the federal tax reform package making its way through Congress....
December 4, 2017 - 6:40am
November 21, 2017
American Crystal fined $135,000 for emission violations in East Grand Forks, Crookston
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn.—American Crystal Sugar Co. will pay a $135,000 fine and take measures to reduce hydrogen sulfide emissions that...
November 21, 2017 - 6:26pm
October 12, 2017
Red River Valley sugar beet harvest on track to wrap up early
GRAND FORKS — The sugar beet harvest in the Red River Valley is on track to wrap up early, according to early projections. Growers have...
October 12, 2017 - 10:18pm
October 2, 2017
Slow harvest pace: Are fall rains good or bad?
Fall rains can be both a joy and a frustration for Upper Midwest farmers — the former if soil moisture needs recharging, the latter if...
October 2, 2017 - 6:11am
August 15, 2017
Sugar beet harvest looks sweet: Pre-pile begins in Red River Valley
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. — Cory Kritzberger smiled as he picked up a sugar beet at American Crystal Sugar Co.'s plant in East Grand Forks....
August 15, 2017 - 8:55pm
August 13, 2017
Disease threat at bay: Beet farmers head off cercospora
ROTHSAY, Minn. — After cercospora leaf spot robbed sugar beet yields last year, farmers this year have largely kept ahead of it. Cercospora...
August 13, 2017 - 4:49pm
June 9, 2017
U.S. Commerce Secretary likely to seal sugar trade deal despite objections
WASHINGTON - U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is likely to impose a new sugar trade deal with Mexico even if final revisions to it fail to...
June 9, 2017 - 6:19pm
June 7, 2017
Producers 'cautiously optimistic' about sugar deal with Mexico
MANVEL, N.D.—Ag producers in the Red River Valley are "cautiously optimistic" about an agreement limiting U.S. imports of Mexican sugar,...
June 7, 2017 - 8:08pm
May 16, 2017
Upper Midwest farmers make rapid planting progress
It's often said that modern equipment allows farmers to make rapid planting or harvest progress when the weather cooperates. What happened the week of May 7 confirms that. In the week ending May 14, North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota and Montana farmers made huge strides in getting...
May 16, 2017 - 6:54pm
December 6, 2016
Despite biggest crop ever, sugar beet growers struggle to break even, says co-op at annual meeting
WAHPETON, N.D. — Minn-Dak Farmers Cooperative sugar beet growers are struggling financially this year, despite producing a record tonnage in...
December 6, 2016 - 9:05pm
July 1, 2016
On the sugar beet beat: Local 4-H students take ag project to state science competition
BEMIDJI -- Three Bemidji high schoolers have spent the past several months getting down and dirty working on a project to improve sugar beet...
July 1, 2016 - 8:30pm