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April 25, 2019
Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue, left, and President Donald Trump at a signing ceremony for the farm bill -- H.R. 2, the "Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018" -- in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on Dec. 20, 2018 in Washington, D.C.  Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump administration to move USDA research divisions despite concerns
April 25, 2019 - 10:29am
December 26, 2018
(Washington Post photo)
The shutdown trickles down to area: While post office, Social Security offices are open, some federal functions impacted
December 26, 2018 - 2:27pm
August 10, 2018
Jeff Spieler, a technical agronomist for Asgrow and DeKalb, talks about the different crop rows planted in a seed plot near Chancellor. Matt Gade / Forum News Service
South Dakota's average corn output forecasted to be record yield
August 10, 2018 - 7:17pm
June 12, 2018
U.S. Sen. Tina Smith
Taking stock of the Farm Bill: Senator’s office holds Bemidji meeting
June 12, 2018 - 5:34pm
April 30, 2018
Eugene “Bugger” McArthur, Red Lake jobs and community development facilitator, waves an arm on Monday to describe several upcoming construction projects during a ground-breaking ceremony. Each person taking part in the ground breaking threw three shovels of dirt: one for the new Chemical Dependency Center, another for the future Dialysis Center, and the third for the new Red Lake Fire Hall. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Red Lake holds groundbreakings for fire halls, chemical dependency facility, dialysis center
April 30, 2018 - 8:04pm
March 18, 2017
Todd Holman, Baxter City Council member, Mississippi Headwaters Program Director for the Nature Conservancy, and coordinator of the Camp Ripley Sentinel Landscape Program, explains the history and purpose of the latter at Camp Ripley, Minn., Thursday, March 16, 2017. Zach Kayser / Forum News Service
Outside Camp Ripley, pine trees and prairie stand sentinel
March 18, 2017 - 4:30pm