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October 29, 2018
AgweekTV: 70th Harvest
An 88-year-old Georgetown, Minn., sugarbeet grower celebrates a milestone. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the latest agri-weather...
October 29, 2018 - 11:19am
October 22, 2018
USDA receives 136 proposals to move U.S. Department of Ag divisions
WASHINGTON — U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue says 136 groups in 35 states have expressed interest in becoming the new home of the...
October 22, 2018 - 6:51pm
October 15, 2018
Fargo seeks to land USDA research offices with hundreds of jobs
The U.S. Department of Agriculture wants to move some of its researchers from Washington, D.C., to new locations around the country. Fargo will...
October 15, 2018 - 8:58pm
September 18, 2018
North Dakota stockmen take stand on 'lab-grown' meat labeling
BISMARCK — Within the next year, "cultured" meat — made from animal muscle and fat cells in a lab rather than coming from slaughtered livestock — could hit the market and the beef industry is expressing concern over how that product is marketed to consumers. At its...
September 18, 2018 - 4:08pm
September 17, 2018
Statisticians protest proposed research agency move
WASHINGTON — U.S. agriculture would be hurt if the U.S. Department of Agriculture follows through on its plan to move the Economic Research Service, or ERS, out of Washington, D.C., the American Statistical Association says. The relocation, announced in early August, "will drive...
September 17, 2018 - 7:08am
September 15, 2018
AgweekTV: Visas denied for Big Iron visitors
The Big Iron International Visitors Program had only 50 participants this year due to the U.S. State Department denying far more visas than in...
September 15, 2018 - 8:30am
September 4, 2018
NDSU research into bees’ winter survival could help sustain farms, ranches
FARGO — There's a buzz at a federal facility at North Dakota State University, and it's not just coming from insects in the laboratory....
September 4, 2018 - 6:09pm
September 3, 2018
Report: Region's conservation funding could drop
WASHINGTON -- If the U.S. House version of the next farm bill is approved, the Upper Midwest would suffer nation-leading losses in federal funding...
September 3, 2018 - 9:01am
Variability leads to questions about SD crop outcomes
MITCHELL, S.D. — The U.S. Department of Agriculture is projecting a record corn crop in South Dakota for 2018, with a 170-bushel per acre...
September 3, 2018 - 6:03am
August 30, 2018
Farmers Union questions program payments
North Dakota Farmers Union is calling the planned distribution of $6 billion to farmers hurt by trade tariffs a Band-Aid approach to economic devastation. Mark Watne, president of the North Dakota Farmers Union, said "farmers are having to pay for a trade war they didn't ask for"...
August 30, 2018 - 6:58am
August 24, 2018
Group working on pitch to bring 2 USDA research agencies to Fargo
FARGO — A group of officials is working on a proposal for Fargo to become the new home of two U.S. Department of Agriculture agencies....
August 24, 2018 - 9:47am
August 18, 2018
AgweekTV: Regenerative Farming
Stoney Creek Farms, in southwest Minnesota, is using regenerative farming to return health and profitability back to their farming business....
August 18, 2018 - 8:30am
August 13, 2018
Native American farm fund to start disbursing millions in civil rights case
The largest U.S. philanthropy serving Native American farmers and ranchers has been established to distribute $266 million from a landmark 2010 civil rights settlement in which the U.S. government agreed to pay for almost 20 years of official discrimination, court filings show. The...
August 13, 2018 - 11:36am
August 12, 2018
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
August 10, 2018
Cramer to USDA: Move two ag agencies from Washington, D.C., to Fargo
FARGO — Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., is suggesting the U.S. Department of Agriculture move two of its key agencies here. Cramer made the...
August 10, 2018 - 9:20pm