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April 21, 2019
Ron Severtson, 68, (left) farms with his son, Kevin, 30, at Doyon, N.D. They’re busy cleaning the cattle feedlot and think they might be planting corn, soybeans and other crops in Ramsey and Nelson counties in the first week of May. Photo taken April 16, 2019, near Doyon. Mikkel Pates/ Forum News Service
In northeast North Dakota, hope is to start planting first week of May
4 hours 35 min ago
Jenny Schlecht, left, receives her Annie's Project diploma from Alicia Harstad, North Dakota State University Extension agent for Stutsman County.
Column: Who needs Annie’s Project? All farm women
4 hours 40 min ago
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Sweet corn out, sweet potatoes in: Data shows fundamental shifts in American farming
15 hours 31 min ago
April 20, 2019
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Nation's largest farm toy store attracts customers for miles
April 20, 2019 - 10:47am
April 19, 2019
Katie Pinke
Pinke: Reaction to Roundup verdict is a ‘hoe’ lot of nonsense
April 19, 2019 - 6:52pm
April 18, 2019
Katie Pinke met Vergas Hardware owner and reader of The Pinke Post column, Paul Pinke. An Agweek reader brings the column to Paul Pinke each week. Submitted photo
The Pinke Post: How Vergas Hardware and this column are related
April 18, 2019 - 6:00am
April 17, 2019
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Consumers are buying contaminated meat, doctors' group says
April 17, 2019 - 4:25pm
Alan Roebke, 69, offers his “Roebke Plan” as an alternative to the current farm bill. Its feasibility is debatable, but the former large farmer and sugar co-op leader has a bigger problem: he’s a convicted felon. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Ag rebel pitches new plan to boost farm numbers
April 17, 2019 - 6:00am
April 16, 2019
Linda Funk, executive director of the Soyfoods Council, hands out samples of foods made with soybeans at the North Dakota Nutrition Council conference on April 4 in Bismarck. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
North Dakota ag groups take nutrition information to professionals
April 16, 2019 - 6:00am
April 15, 2019
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Sap to syrup: Volunteers tap in Minnesota park’s maple trees
April 15, 2019 - 8:30am
April 12, 2019
Yields are low and debts are high, causing farmers to struggle more than ever beofre. Tim Middagh / Forum News Service
More black US farmers, but fewer own land or earn top income
April 12, 2019 - 12:12pm
Black beans are one of the many types of dry edible beans raised in the Upper Midwest. Forum News Service file photo
‘Status quo’ predicted for 2019 dry bean acres
April 12, 2019 - 6:00am
April 11, 2019
Lee Hecker, owner of Lee’s Farrier Service in Dickinson, shares why he loves being a farrier. James B. Miller, Jr. / Forum News Service
Dickinson man is one part blacksmith; one part horse whisperer
April 11, 2019 - 11:39am
Jenny Schlecht
Schlecht: The humbling nature of a splat in manure
April 11, 2019 - 6:00am
April 10, 2019
North Dakota Ag Commissioner Doug Goehring
North Dakota House revives proposal to move grain regulation to Ag Department
April 10, 2019 - 3:53pm