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Fire destroys six condos in Dickinson
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Letter to the editor: Assistance program for farmers is not a ‘bribe’
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Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
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Measure seeking personalized vehicle plates for volunteer responders approved for North Dakota ballot
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Community calendar of events for Aug. 13, 2018
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August 13, 2018
North Dakota man embarks on covered wagon trip across the country
STREETER, N.D. — Scott Schlepp has had a different kind of vantage point on his travels through North Dakota: old seats of cars fashioned...
8 hours 19 min ago
Bayer shares drop after Monsanto loses Roundup cancer trial
Shares of Bayer plunged by the most in almost seven years on concern about the potential costs of a protracted legal battle over Roundup weed...
16 hours 50 min ago
August 12, 2018
Ag scientist warns of clubroot in canola
LANGDON, N.D. — Venktat Chapara knows a great deal about canola and canola disease. Now he's warning farmers in North Dakota's Cavalier...
August 12, 2018 - 3:02pm
Would rain help or hurt?: On balance, it’s needed
It's a truism of Upper Midwest agriculture that nature can't provide August weather to please all farmers. Dry conditions benefit small-grain...
August 12, 2018 - 2:59pm
'Still adjusting, still farming' after husband's suicide, Minnesota woman carries on the family farm
HALLOCK, Minn. — Theresia Gillie grimaces, only partly in mock exaggeration, and says, 'When people used to call me a 'farm wife' —...
August 12, 2018 - 11:38am
August 10, 2018
South Dakota's average corn output forecasted to be record yield
CHANCELLOR, S.D. — Jeff Spieler studies and teaches corn characteristics. He'll even refer to the plant as having blonde hair and blue...
August 10, 2018 - 7:17pm
New legislation seeks to help stockyards survive dealer defaults
DICKINSON, N.D.—When Eastern Cattle filed for bankruptcy in 2010, it left hundreds of businesses and individuals high and dry. At the time,...
August 10, 2018 - 6:54pm
August 9, 2018
Commentary: Gutsy and gritty farming conversations are worth it
HARWOOD, N.D. — With farm fields surrounding us in rural Cass County I was seated at table five at the fifth annual Banquet in a Field...
August 9, 2018 - 12:32pm
August 8, 2018
Successful Banquet in a Field event to see changes
HARWOOD, N.D. — Urban residents came to the farm for a banquet this week. CommonGround North Dakota, a volunteer advocacy organization...
August 8, 2018 - 3:24pm
August 6, 2018
Mixed reactions to $12 billion trade compensation package
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The Trump Administration has announced a $12 billion trade compensation package to make up for farmers' market losses...
August 6, 2018 - 7:36am
A closer look at how tariffs work
Like many of you, I first learned about tariffs and the impacts on international trade and global economies from my history books. Now, one of...
August 6, 2018 - 7:08am
'Not built to be a stay-at-home mom': Women's ag roles expand
Women have been essential to Upper Midwest agriculture since the first homesteaders arrived. They've tended livestock, driven tractors, kept...
August 6, 2018 - 7:08am
I'm happy I don't have to raise chickens
During a recent trip to Montana, my Grandma Marguerite and I somehow ended up on the topic of urban chickens. I'm not sure how we got there....
August 6, 2018 - 6:17am
August 5, 2018
Foreign ag workers fill empty positions in rural North Dakota
GRAND FORKS—For 15 years, Dale Zahradka has put advertisements in the local newspaper looking for help on his farm. For 15 years, he has...
August 5, 2018 - 9:01am
August 2, 2018
Small grains harvest underway in region, but some worry dry weather could hurt soybeans and corn
GRAND FORKS—Red River Valley farmers are hitting the fields early to get small grains in the bin, but some are worried later crops such...
August 2, 2018 - 6:01am