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April 16, 2018
Corn farmers and businesses starting May 11 will start receiving notices to file to prove claims in a Syngenta corn lawsuit. A preliminary settlement agreement indicates $1.51 billion in estimated claims, including $1.438 billion for U.S. farmers who did not raise Viptera or Duracade varieties during the 2013 to 2017 years. (Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service/Agweek)
Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
April 16, 2018 - 8:50am
April 9, 2018
Man killed by cow in central Minnesota
April 9, 2018 - 4:59pm
April 4, 2018
Soybeans are unloaded at dusk during harvest in Buda, Illinois, on Sept. 29, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Brewing trade war compounds woes of Midwest farmers
April 4, 2018 - 12:11pm
March 21, 2018
Jaden Maanum, a sophomore at Morris Area High School, talks about his cow and calf herd.  Rae Yost/Stevens County Times
High school student builds herd
March 21, 2018 - 11:30am
A John Deere combine harvester in Malden, Illinois, on Sept. 30, 2015.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Deere is worried about retaliation against U.S. agriculture
March 21, 2018 - 7:51am
Father Jim and son Tony Domnick farm together in rural Morris. Tony joined the family business after he graduated from Morris High School in 2013. Rae Yost/Stevens County Times.
Family blessed dad says as son joins the farm
March 21, 2018 - 1:53am
March 19, 2018
A photo of a home in California taken with  a drone. Photo provided by Corey Nohl.
Nohl gets a view from above with drones
March 19, 2018 - 12:48pm
2018 Farm Progress
March 19, 2018 - 9:39am
Study from Minnesota group criticizes federal crop insurance
March 19, 2018 - 8:44am
March 16, 2018
Stevens County FFA Alumni banquet postponed to March 17
March 16, 2018 - 9:51am
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
March 9, 2018
Senator John Hoeven (left) and U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue talked with the Forum Editorial Board and Agweek representatives on March 9, 2018. (Dave Samson/Forum News Service)
Sonny Perdue says he's telling Trump about ag producer trade worries
March 9, 2018 - 12:06pm
February 26, 2018
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 23, 2018
Members of several area FFA Chapters gathered in Morris on Monday, Feb. 19, to visit with National FFA President Bre Hholbert.    Sue Dieter/Stevens County Timesplay button
National FFA President kicks off FFA Week (with video)
February 23, 2018 - 2:26pm
February 20, 2018
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Couples work toward citizenship
February 20, 2018 - 9:22pm