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April 24, 2018
Hard red winter wheat is harvested at sunset with a combine harvester in Kansas. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker
Next threat stalking American farmers is the end of cheap money
April 24, 2018 - 9:42am
April 23, 2018
Bill Sczepanski, 56, of Stephen, Minn., ran a farming operation that topped 27,000 acres in 2014, only to go insolvent in 2017, adversely affecting a finance company and a co-op elevator at nearby Alvarado, Minn. Photo summer 2014, at Stephen, Minn. (Forum News Service/Agweek)
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
April 23, 2018 - 6:00am
39% of rural Americans lack access to rural broadband
April 23, 2018 - 6:00am
April 22, 2018
Farm bill delays, ethanol waivers worry SD Sen. Rounds
April 22, 2018 - 6:28am
April 20, 2018
Katie Pinke's in-laws live nearby and her mother-in-law, Carol, pictured with Katie's daughters, helps support and care for the family. Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
The gift of a supportive mother-in-law
April 20, 2018 - 2:00pm
April 19, 2018
Michelle Rook (Submitted photo)
Michelle Rook joins AgweekTV as anchor
April 19, 2018 - 4:27pm
April 17, 2018
Employees spread out steamed sorghum to cool ahead of fermentation at the Kweichow Moutai Co. distillery in the town of Maotai in Renhuai, China, Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Qilai Shen.
In new sign of trade war, China slaps U.S. sorghum producers with 179 percent deposit
April 17, 2018 - 6:59am
April 16, 2018
Corn farmers and businesses starting May 11 will start receiving notices to file to prove claims in a Syngenta corn lawsuit. A preliminary settlement agreement indicates $1.51 billion in estimated claims, including $1.438 billion for U.S. farmers who did not raise Viptera or Duracade varieties during the 2013 to 2017 years. (Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service/Agweek)
Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
April 16, 2018 - 8:50am
With the persistence of winter, there are farmers already concerned about planting delays. (Michelle Rook / Special to Agweek / Forum News Service)
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
April 16, 2018 - 8:20am
American Crystal Sugar Co. share sales have traded well this winter, buoyed by favorable storage conditions, a boosted price projection, and comparisons to other commodity prices. (Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service/Agweek)
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
April 16, 2018 - 8:10am
A single waterhemp plant produces hundreds of thousands of seeds. Plants that emerged early in 2015 were just beginning to shed seed in late August. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Weed stampede: Beets, other crops should reset herbicides to May-planted crop
April 16, 2018 - 6:42am
Pete Hanebutt, North Dakota Farm Bureau Public Policy Director. (Submitted photo)
Sustainability: In their own words: Farm groups explain what it means to them
April 16, 2018 - 6:00am
April 15, 2018
Snow piled up around the region shows on April 11 that it hasn't been the easiest of winters. But the snow always melts, eventually. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Commentary: Has this winter really been that bad?
April 15, 2018 - 7:20am
April 14, 2018
Katie Pinke
We all need a mom squad
April 14, 2018 - 9:35am
April 13, 2018
Biofuel or Corn Syrup, gasoline, energy, environmentalist
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
April 13, 2018 - 2:35pm
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