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COMMENTARY: When machines, crops, prices fail you, remember you still have worth
"You're only as good as your next story." This is one of the gems of "wisdom" I heard when I was starting out as "cub" reporter in the late 1970s. It was a cliche of the business, a statement mostly true but also with some unintended ill effects. I thought about this the other day...
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May 17, 2018
Warming planet could mean bigger corn crops for US farmers
An alarming increase in global temperatures from Earth's changing climate could bring an unexpected benefit for U.S. farmers who grow corn, the...
May 17, 2018 - 12:17pm
May 15, 2018
Sugar policy revamp may be price of passing farm bill
The U.S. House may deliver a significant victory for candy-makers this week in a decades-long quest to end sugar price supports. Representative...
May 15, 2018 - 4:14pm
May 14, 2018
Commentary: The problems in the farm bill go way beyond sugar
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May 14, 2018 - 8:35am
It's amazing what a little rain can do for the land and the spirit
I heard it faintly, late at night, above the sounds of the house settling into sleep. My 2-year-old had just finished her nightly round of crying,...
May 14, 2018 - 7:02am
May 9, 2018
Report: 31 million acres of farmland lost to development
WASHINGTON — A new report reinforces what most everyone in U.S. food production already knows: Development is irreversibly diminishing...
May 9, 2018 - 12:38pm
May 5, 2018
More pollinator projects find roots in Fargo-Moorhead
MOORHEAD — Pollinator projects are becoming more common in Fargo-Moorhead and across North Dakota to ensure that native pollinators have...
May 5, 2018 - 6:10pm
April 30, 2018
My Little Pony and the representation of agriculture in media
I want to discuss something very important today, something that connects to society and perception and cultural differences. Eh, who am I kidding?...
April 30, 2018 - 7:02am
April 24, 2018
Next threat stalking American farmers is the end of cheap money
American farmers have managed to stay afloat despite years of shrinking crop values, the lowest incomes since the recession and a budding trade...
April 24, 2018 - 9:42am
April 16, 2018
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
YANKTON, S.D.—The recent U.S. Department of Agriculture Prospective Plantings Report contained a few surprises, with United States farmers...
April 16, 2018 - 8:20am
April 11, 2018
Trump considers Depression-era program to bail out farmers caught in his trade war with China
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is looking at using a Depression-era program to help bail out American farmers hurt by the escalating trade...
April 11, 2018 - 6:44pm
April 9, 2018
U.S. corn shipments soar to a record amid trade concern, drought
U.S. corn exports jumped to the highest in at least 23 years amid adverse crop weather in the Americas and the threat of Chinese trade tariffs....
April 9, 2018 - 1:11pm
April 4, 2018
Brewing trade war compounds woes of Midwest farmers
Thanks to President Donald Trump, China just dealt U.S. farmers their latest blow. The Asian country said Wednesday, April 4, it plans to impose...
April 4, 2018 - 12:11pm
March 31, 2018
Farming is the heart of the region
The importance of agriculture in this area can’t be stated enough. Farming is the economic lifeblood of the region, producing $1.5 billion in revenue. It is the focus of today’s Progress edition. Farming brings more dollars to the region than any other industry and goes far beyond...
March 31, 2018 - 6:40am
March 29, 2018
Soybean acres top corn for first time in 35 years as U.S. farmers shrug off China concern
Soybean acreage in the U.S. this year will exceed corn plantings for the first time in 35 years, according to a government survey, suggesting...
March 29, 2018 - 1:41pm