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July 15, 2017
Scott Stahl, a farmer in western McCook County, comes out of his field with a corn stalk that while has grown didn't grow long roots because of the wet May his field had seen back in May. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Corn crop on the verge of collapse under brutally dry conditions
July 15, 2017 - 8:14am
July 7, 2017
Syngenta settles farmer's contamination suit ahead of trial
July 7, 2017 - 1:05pm
July 6, 2017
It's a messy point to make, but Holly Hatlewick of the Renville County Soil and Water Conservation District made it by showing the different water infiltration rates in soils that range from low to high organic content. She used a rainfall simulator to make the point during the cover crops meeting in Renville on Thursday. Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service
Cover crops catching on
July 6, 2017 - 7:47pm
June 27, 2017
Farm groups applaud withdrawal of WOTUS rule
June 27, 2017 - 4:13pm
June 22, 2017
Dan Persons, a sheep farmer in rural Kensington, trims the nails off one of his sheep as his wife, Kay, looks on. Celeste Edenloff | Forum News Service
Minnesota farm couple raising sheep to help in treating human disease
June 22, 2017 - 4:35pm
June 3, 2017
Kevin Paap
5 questions with ... Kevin Paap, farmer and Minnesota Farm Bureau President, Blue Earth County, Minn.
June 3, 2017 - 4:20pm
June 1, 2017
Rodney Liedberg, left, and his wife, Eunice, share a laugh when talking about growing up on the family farm. They said they didn't have plumbing on the farm until the 1960s, which is about 70 years after her grandparents bought the farm. Joshua Komer / Forum News Service
Northwest Minn. farmers explain reasons for carrying on 125-year tradition
June 1, 2017 - 5:57pm
May 28, 2017
A field of hemp. WCROC is conducting research on industrial hemp. Minnesota Department of Agriculture photo.
WROC's Features from the Farm: Research on industrial hemp
May 28, 2017 - 8:21pm
May 25, 2017
Minnesota project could help small farmers connect with rural grocery stores
May 25, 2017 - 9:07pm
May 18, 2017
Trucks wait at the international border bridge Zaragoza to cross over to El Paso, Texas, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, Dec. 20, 2016. Jose Luis Gonzalez / Reuters
Ag sector to keep close eye on NAFA renegotiations
May 18, 2017 - 4:06pm
May 16, 2017
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt, left, and Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka brief reporters Tuesday, May 16, 2017, on the status of state budget negotiations. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota budget still undone, but leaders report progress as deadline nears
May 16, 2017 - 7:03pm
May 15, 2017
President Donald Trump arrives at Joint Base Andrews outside Washington, U.S., after a day trip to Lynchburg, Virginia, May 13, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
Immigration crackdown not aimed at farm workers, Trump says
May 15, 2017 - 7:34am
May 10, 2017
Farm machinery parked at Casey's in Morris May 10. Brooke Kern/Sun Tribune
Taking a break from ag work
May 10, 2017 - 4:55pm
April 26, 2017
A commercial automotive supplier truck passes under a sign leading to the Ambassador bridge crossing over to Detroit from Windsor, Ont., on Sept. 28, 2013. Rebecca Cook / Reuters
Ag groups urge Trump to stick with NAFTA
April 26, 2017 - 6:17pm
April 24, 2017
Working in the field
April 24, 2017 - 5:08pm
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