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September 23, 2017
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AgweekTV: Finding Common Ground
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September 22, 2017
About 300 of the North Dakota Stockmen’s Association’s 2,980 members attended the group’s annual meeting and trade show in Fargo. The group’s president, Warren Zenker of Gackle, N.D., and Julie Ellingson, executive vice president, chaired the meeting. Photo taken Sept. 22, 2017, in Fargo. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
ND Stockmen remember 2017
September 22, 2017 - 4:42pm
Nathan and Anika Pinke share a family meal together. Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
PINKE POST: 3 simple rules to make the most of family meals
September 22, 2017 - 3:26pm
A variety of seasonal produce is available during one of the area's farmers markets. Forum File Photo.
Why small, local, organic farms aren't the key to fixing our food system
September 22, 2017 - 2:50pm
September 20, 2017
Potato and high-value crop farmer Ron McMartin Jr., of St. Thomas, N.D., on Sept. 11, 2017, filed individual Chapter 7 bankruptcy liquidation, in addition to his McM Inc’s Chapter 7 farm bankruptcy filing from last February. The first creditor's meeting is scheduled in late October. (Trevor Peterson / Forum News Service)
Seven months after ND farm giant McM filed for bankruptcy, its president files personal bankruptcy
September 20, 2017 - 8:28pm
September 17, 2017
Minn-Dak Farmers Cooperative of Wahpeton, N.D., again is asking co-op members to identify 15 percent of acres they might have to leave unharvested, due to yield estimates that have ballooned to 32 tons. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Minn-Dak co-op starts its pre-pile beet harvest
September 17, 2017 - 6:48am
Farmers are in a low-margin cropping season, but some at Big Iron farm show in West Fargo were still looking to update spraying equipment that requires ever more sophistication in clean-outs. Experts say sanitation of equipment is one of the contributors to reports of off-target dicamba formulations in the 2017 crop. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
September 17, 2017 - 4:19am
September 16, 2017
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Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
September 16, 2017 - 8:30am

Kasey Bitz of LaMoure asks a question during a meeting with the staff of the Senate and House Ag committees in the Kennedy Caucus Room of the Russell Senate Office Building on Monday in Washington, D.C. The meeting was part of the annual National Farmers Union Fly-In that North Dakota Farmers Union participates in. Chris Aarhus / NDFUplay button
North Dakota Farmers Union lobbies Congress
September 16, 2017 - 6:58am
September 15, 2017
Joe Steinhagen of Forada, Minn., is the operator for this 1913 Nichols & Shepard Co. steam engine tractor, owned by Tom Anderson of New Rockford, N.D. Steinhagn was preparing the machine for the parade of engines, part of the 59th annual Central North Dakota Steam Threshers Reunion being held in New Rockford this weekend. Chris Olson / The Sunplay button
Firing ’em up: Steam Threshers is about the tractors
September 15, 2017 - 6:45pm
September 12, 2017
Cattle gather in a field on Kim Entze's ranch south of Golden Valley, N.D., Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017. John Hageman / Forum News Service
North Dakota Industrial Commission to consider drought loan programs
September 12, 2017 - 2:20pm
September 11, 2017
Wanda Patsche of Welcome, Minn., operates combine during harvest in the fall. (Submitted photo)
5 questions with ... Wanda Patsche, Welcome, Minn., pig, corn and soybean farmer
September 11, 2017 - 9:07am
September 10, 2017
Weed presents a dangerous foe, must-win battle
September 10, 2017 - 6:44pm
Firefighters work on the Sartin Draw Fire in southeastern Montana. (BLM photo)
MT expands hay lottery as drought, fire situation worsen
September 10, 2017 - 2:49pm
The North Dakota Stockmen's Association's 15th annual feedlot tour attracted close to 100 people to the four stops, which included the Wanner feedlot near Hebron, N.D. The Stockmen's Association is one of many agricultural groups that work on member education and policy advocacy in the region. (Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service)
Finding a voice: Agricultural membership organizations offer a way to speak up
September 10, 2017 - 2:41pm