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August 14, 2018
Popular farm insecticide faces ban
August 14, 2018 - 6:26pm
August 13, 2018
Scott Schlepp of Ashley, N.D., drives his team, Duke and Duchess, south on North Dakota Highway 30 on Aug. 13, 2018, north of Streeter, N.D. Schlepp is hoping to travel from Canada to Brownsville, Texas, in his covered wagon. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
North Dakota man embarks on covered wagon trip across the country
August 13, 2018 - 5:58pm
August 12, 2018
Clubroot is a problem again this crop season in canola, of which North Dakota is the nation's dominant producer. Supplied photo
Ag scientist warns of clubroot in canola
August 12, 2018 - 3:02pm
Most area farmers, especially ones who grow more than small grains, would welcome rain this August. Erin Brown / Grand Vale Creative
Would rain help or hurt?: On balance, it’s needed
August 12, 2018 - 2:59pm
With her miniature Schnauzer Bridgette at her feet, Theresia Gillie talks about her life following her husband's April 2017 suicide during an interview in her rural Hallock, Minn. home. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
'Still adjusting, still farming' after husband's suicide, Minnesota woman carries on the family farm
August 12, 2018 - 11:38am
August 10, 2018
Jeff Spieler, a technical agronomist for Asgrow and DeKalb, talks about the different crop rows planted in a seed plot near Chancellor. Matt Gade / Forum News Service
South Dakota's average corn output forecasted to be record yield
August 10, 2018 - 7:17pm
August 5, 2018
Spencer Bina, left, a Lankin, N.D., farmer employs Thomas Jeker, 25, from Switzerland through Communicating for Agriculture Education Programs. CAEP is a paid exchange program that benefits both farmers and people from other countries. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Foreign ag workers fill empty positions in rural North Dakota
August 5, 2018 - 9:01am
July 30, 2018
Holly Johnson, a scientist at the Northern Great Plains Research Laboratory, explains the cover crop chart she developed with Mark Liebig, a research soil scientist at the lab, on July 19, 2018, in Mandan, N.D. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Friends and Neighbors Day exposes public to work at Northern Great Plains Research Laboratory in ND
July 30, 2018 - 8:07am
CREC soil scientist Jasper Teboh details his research in Carrington, N.D. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
The changing face of agriculture: Two foreign-born ag scientists kick off three-part series
July 30, 2018 - 7:01am
Dylan Bohn, 13, left, his grandfather, Harlan, 63, and his father, Greg, 37. Dylan is the sixth generation of Bohns to live on the family farm near Twin Brooks, S.D., in central Grant County.  (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
NE SD corn looks good; soy recovers from hail
July 30, 2018 - 6:24am
July 29, 2018
Mike Dahlen holds a sample of soybeans from his Northwood, ND, farm. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Farmers wonder how ag 'bailout' for farmers affected by trade war will work
July 29, 2018 - 6:43am
July 26, 2018
Participants on the Wheat Quality Council tour get a lesson in estimating wheat yields on July 23, 2018, at the North Dakota State University Agronomy Seed Farm in Casselton, N.D. (Jenny Schlecht/Forum News Service)
Not 'a big whopper' in area wheat: Annual tour indicates no bumper this year
July 26, 2018 - 4:21pm
July 24, 2018
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, center, addresses the media during a March 9, 2018, event in North Dakota. Also in attendance were, from left, North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum, U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., and U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., and Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D. Jenny Schlecht/ Forum News Service file photo
USDA announces 3 programs for farmers affected by trade war
July 24, 2018 - 5:55pm
Monte Peterson holds a growing soybean pod near Valley City Friday, July 13, 2018. John Hageman / Forum News Service
North Dakota leaders offer mixed reactions on Trump 'handout' to farmers hit by trade disputes
July 24, 2018 - 4:57pm
July 23, 2018
An ag wall crumbles
July 23, 2018 - 6:00am
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