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March 19, 2018
Study from Minnesota group criticizes federal crop insurance
15 hours 47 min ago
March 12, 2018
Ron Moore, left, chairman of the American Soybean Association, and John Heisdorffer, president of the ASA, said Chinese tariffs on U.S. beans would be devastating to the market because 30 percent of soybeans grown in the U.S. are exported to China. Michelle Rook / Special to Forum News Service
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
March 12, 2018 - 7:13am
Frayne Olson and Tim Petry, crop and livestock economists, respectively, talked about price outlooks at the Farming and Ranching for the Bottom Line Conference at Bismarck State College on Feb. 27. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Trade, weather will have big consequences for prices
March 12, 2018 - 7:04am
February 26, 2018
Area dairy representatives who participated in the Fuel Up To Play 60 Super Bowl experience in Minneapolis Jan. 27- Feb. 3. Submitted photo
Local representatives represent dairy industry at Super Bowl Experience
February 26, 2018 - 8:08pm
Whitney Olson of Forada, holding the halter of her heifer, Demi, won the National Western Stock Show Supreme Champion Percentage Simmental in both the Junior Show and the Open Show. She is pictured with (left to right) Nick Olson, Lucas Anderson, Judges Lindsey and John Grimes, Randy Anderson, Michaela Olson, Paisley and Michaela Olson and Jason Anderson. (Contributed photo)
Whitney Olson wins two national livestock championships without living on a farm
February 26, 2018 - 5:11pm
February 22, 2018
Brandon Lipps is the administrator of Food and Nutrition Service and acting deputy undersecretary for USDA’s Food Nutrition and Consumer Services. USDA photo.
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
February 22, 2018 - 4:44pm
February 12, 2018
Forum News Service file
USDA: Farm profits to fall in 2018
February 12, 2018 - 6:11am
January 4, 2018
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Farm Bureau, Farmers Union team up to confront rural opioid addiction
January 4, 2018 - 1:08pm
January 1, 2018
Report: N.D., Minn. farmers vulnerable to Cuba policies
January 1, 2018 - 5:50am
November 21, 2017
West Central Tribune file photo Riverview Dairy LLP of Morris is planning a fifth large dairy with state Highway 40 access west of Willmar. The Swenoda Dairy is planned in Swenoda Township of Swift County and would hold 9,500 animal units of Jersey cows, according to an environmental assessment worksheet now open for public comment.
Riverview plans fifth large dairy west of Willmar
November 21, 2017 - 8:46am
November 19, 2017
A combine leaves a wet field when conditions were too poor to continue during harvest this fall. Rae Yost/Stevens County Timesplay button
Harvest conditions increase fuel use (with video)
November 19, 2017 - 6:41pm
November 18, 2017
Kim Halvorson has been a turkey farmer for 26 years and raises approximately about 3.2 million pounds per year in Rice County, Minn.
Where and how to buy your turkey from a Minnesota turkey farmer
November 18, 2017 - 11:48am
November 15, 2017
Harvest continued in a corn field for Alan and Rick Charles on Nov. 15 in rural Hancock. Rae Yost/Stevens County Times
Harvest continues in Stevens County
November 15, 2017 - 1:15pm
November 11, 2017
Brady Carter earned national FFA recognition for his sheep production Photo submitted
Carter knows his sheep
November 11, 2017 - 10:28am
October 30, 2017
Features from the Farm: News from the West Central Research and Outreach Center
October 30, 2017 - 8:47am