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December 17, 2018
It's a bitter end for cane sugar as investors line up for 2019 losses
Sugar is ending 2018 on a bitter note on signs that a price collapse could get even worse next year. Futures have slumped 16 percent this year,...
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December 16, 2018
Legal hemp could be a boon for North Dakota farmers, proponents say
GRAND FORKS — Hemp may soon become the next cash crop for North Dakota farmers, proponents say. Tucked into the 2018 Farm Bill approved by...
December 16, 2018 - 11:53am
December 13, 2018
Trump gets win as China makes good on pledge to buy US soy
China resumed buying U.S. soybeans, bringing some relief to farmers in Donald Trump's heartland as President Xi Jinping works toward a trade...
December 13, 2018 - 10:25am
December 11, 2018
Senate passes 2018 Farm Bill compromise, House vote expected as soon as Wednesday
WASHINGTON -- After months of back-and-forth and missing their Sept. 30 re-authorization deadline, the U.S. House and Senate has finally come...
December 11, 2018 - 5:41pm
Tobacco farmers already switching to hemp, may look at cannabis
For some tobacco farmers, the future may be in cannabis. Altria Group Inc., the U.S. maker of Marlboro cigarettes, made a $1.8 billion investment...
December 11, 2018 - 10:13am
December 10, 2018
New Energy presses on with ND cellulosic ethanol plant plans
SPIRITWOOD, N.D. -- New Energy Blue LLC is about five months away from finishing engineering and permitting on a $150 million plant project that...
December 10, 2018 - 9:01am
December 6, 2018
Truce or not, US soy, liquefied natural gas look unappetizing now for China
China may be girding itself to buy more U.S. gas and soybeans amid easing trade tensions, but the sums just don't add up right now. American...
December 6, 2018 - 1:15pm
December 3, 2018
Report details efforts to rescue mother fatally pinned by hay bale
HENDRUM, Minn. — The Norman County Sheriff's Office has released more details of a farm accident last month that fatally injured a 28-year-old...
December 3, 2018 - 6:05am
4 things to avoid co-op financial woes: Boards can learn from Ashby, Minn., scandal
FARGO -- Financial stresses on farmers and grain elevators should make board members for agriculture-related cooperative more vigilant in their...
December 3, 2018 - 6:00am
Wheeler dealer: Young grain merchant suddenly owes $5M
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. -- Hunter Hanson, 21, of Leeds, N.D., is a young man in a hurry. Over the past three years, he has seemed to be an entrepreneurial...
December 3, 2018 - 6:00am
November 29, 2018
Deal to pass farm bill scraps House GOP for new food stamp work requirements
Lawmakers have struck a final farm bill deal that scraps a plan - backed by House Republicans and President Donald Trump - that would have added...
November 29, 2018 - 2:55pm
Ag committee leaders reach agreement on farm bill
WASHINGTON — House and Senate ag committee leaders on Thursday say they have “reached an agreement in principle” on a farm bill.
November 29, 2018 - 11:31am
November 26, 2018
What do the midterm elections mean for agriculture?
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The midterm elections resulted in the Democrats regaining control in the House and Republicans picking up additional seats in the Senate. Washington insiders say with the split government, agriculture and the rest of the country need to prepare for even more...
November 26, 2018 - 7:35am
Shepherds again: Families mix lamb and off-farm goals
FLORENCE, S.D. -- Larry Halse grows corn, soybeans and runs a beef cow-calf operation, and, for the past several years, is back into sheep. His...
November 26, 2018 - 7:13am
‘Tough discussions’ ahead for bankers, farmers
It’s part of agricultural bankers’ job description: Work with borrowers and offer constructive insights into how to financially strengthen clients’ farming operations.
November 26, 2018 - 7:01am