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December 17, 2018
Soybean exports have been hindered by tariffs imposed on China by the Trump administration. (Forum News Service file photo)
USDA to release second round of trade aid payments to farmers
11 hours 7 min ago
A backhoe loader pushes sugar into a pile inside a storage facility at the Tiplam terminal in Santos, Brazil, on May 25, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Patricia Monteiro.
It's a bitter end for cane sugar as investors line up for 2019 losses
17 hours 13 min ago
December 14, 2018
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Christmas on the Ranch: With a Purpose
December 14, 2018 - 9:21am
December 13, 2018
Farmers watch while a load of soybeans is delivered to the Arthur Companies' elevator complex, in Arthur, N.D., Oct. 29, 2018. North Dakota’s soybean crops are flourishing. But China has stopped buying. (Dan Koeck/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump gets win as China makes good on pledge to buy US soy
December 13, 2018 - 10:25am
December 12, 2018
Hunter Brian Hanson, 21, of Leeds, N.D., is chief executive officer of NoDak Grain and Midwest Grain Trading, Devils Lake, N.D. Derek Fletcher / Forum News Service
ND county files felony criminal case against troubled grain dealer
December 12, 2018 - 4:35pm
December 11, 2018
A grower inspects a cannabis plant at a craft grow operation outside of Nelson, British Columbia, Canada, on Nov. 8, 2018.  Ben Nelms/Bloomberg
Tobacco farmers already switching to hemp, may look at cannabis
December 11, 2018 - 10:13am
December 10, 2018
Thomas G. Corle is chief executive officer of New Energy Blue LLC, based in Pennsylvania. The company is working toward building a $150 million ethanol plant that would use corn stover and cereal grain straw as a feedstock. Photo taken Nov. 14, 2018, in Fargo. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
New Energy presses on with ND cellulosic ethanol plant plans
December 10, 2018 - 9:01am
December 7, 2018
Agweek reporter Jonathan Knutson interviews assistant state climatologist Daryl Ritchison during the 2016 Best of the Best in Wheat and Soybean Research conference at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks on Feb.  4, 2016. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Knutson: Trump-tariff piece draws differing responses
December 7, 2018 - 9:29pm
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Cupkie Christmas Village is a true holiday experience!
December 7, 2018 - 1:51pm
December 6, 2018
American Crystal Sugar president and CEO Tom Astrup said Thursday, Dec. 6, about 2,200 acres of the company's 390,000 planted didn't get harvested in 2018.  Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
American Crystal Sugar CEO touts ‘pretty darn good 2018 crop’ at annual meeting
December 6, 2018 - 3:00pm
Soybeans are loaded into a grain cart during harvest in Wyanet, Ill., on Sept. 18, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Truce or not, US soy, liquefied natural gas look unappetizing now for China
December 6, 2018 - 1:15pm
Buckfast honey bees gather on a beehive in Merango, Ill., on Sept. 10, 2018.   Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
World's first honey bee vaccine seeks to save dying pollinators
December 6, 2018 - 9:46am
December 4, 2018
Those who worked on the restored Case 150 steam engine gathered for a quick photo when it debuted at the James Valley Threshing Show in Andover. Courtesy of Kory Anderson
World’s Largest Steam Engine Reborn in South Dakota
December 4, 2018 - 6:00am
December 3, 2018
Jenny and Brandon Schlecht stand in their feedlot with their daughters Reanna and Kennedy.
Schlecht: Making conservation work while chasing a lifelong dream
December 3, 2018 - 7:00am
Hunter Brian Hanson, 21, of Leeds, N.D., chief executive officer of NoDak Grain and Midwest Grain Trading, Devils Lake, N.D. hopes insurance will help pay off customers who say they’re owed more than $5 million. He describes his troubles as “growing pains.” Photo taken Nov. 21, at Fargo, N.D. Derek Fletcher / Agweek
Wheeler dealer: Young grain merchant suddenly owes $5M
December 3, 2018 - 6:00am
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