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January 21, 2019
Dried corn shines in the fall sunlight near Washburn, N.D., on Sept. 19. Where yields were good in 2018, farmland rental rates are generally holding steady. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Farmland rental rates holding steady but with exceptions
January 21, 2019 - 6:00am
January 4, 2019
The body of banker Rudolph Blythe lies in the ditch where he was killed by Steven Todd Jenkins on Sept. 29, 1983, north of a Ruthton, Minn., farmstead. Photo courtesy of the Marshall Independent
Amid the 1980s farm crisis, desperate farmer, son murder ag lenders
January 4, 2019 - 6:00am
January 2, 2019
Climate change increases crop specialization risks in Midwest, study suggests
January 2, 2019 - 6:00am
January 1, 2019
President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Monday, Nov. 26, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
President Trump announces second trade aid payment for farmers
January 1, 2019 - 6:00am
December 28, 2018
Richard Moch's cows in a drone photo taken by Gene Hanson.
Drone shot of cows goes viral
December 28, 2018 - 3:08pm
Daryl Ritchison, interim director of the North Dakota Agricultural Weather Network. Submitted photo
‘Average’ 2019 crop weather predicted, but keep term in perspective
December 28, 2018 - 6:00am
December 27, 2018
This photo shows Jerry Hennessey in Mexico in January 2013. The photo was taken by Arizona-based hunting company, Sonora Dark Horn. (Photo courtesy of Sonora Dark Horn)
Feds add tax evasion to charges against former Minnesota elevator manager
December 27, 2018 - 3:53pm
December 26, 2018
Doyle Lentz, director of the North Dakota Barley Council. Submitted photo
New farm bill increases barley disease research funding
December 26, 2018 - 6:00am
December 17, 2018
Soybean exports have been hindered by tariffs imposed on China by the Trump administration. (Forum News Service file photo)
USDA to release second round of trade aid payments to farmers
December 17, 2018 - 5:28pm
December 12, 2018
Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., updated the joint meeting of American Crystal Sugar and the Red River Valley Sugarbeet Growers Association about the 2018 Farm Bill in Fargo on Thursday, Dec. 6. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Farm bill sails through House with momentum for Trump's signature
December 12, 2018 - 5:17pm
December 11, 2018
Senate passes 2018 Farm Bill compromise, House vote expected as soon as Wednesday
December 11, 2018 - 5:41pm
December 5, 2018
This photo shows Jerry Hennessey in Mexico in January 2013. The photo was taken by Arizona-based hunting company, Sonora Dark Horn. (Photo courtesy of Sonora Dark Horn)
Former Minnesota elevator manager on electronic monitoring after turning himself in; Hennessey faces federal charge of mail fraud
December 5, 2018 - 4:28pm
December 3, 2018
Wheat was once the dominant crop of North Dakota and adjacent areas, so important that it was known as “King Wheat.”  In recent decades, however, the western and northern push of soybeans and corn has cut into wheat acres, with corn and soybeans often promising greater economic returns. File photo
Wheat resurgence draws attention: Soybean concerns partly responsible
December 3, 2018 - 6:00am
John Christianson of Christianson PLLP at Willmar, Minn.,was one of the speakers on March 7 at the 111th Minnesota Grain & Feed annual meeting and trade show at the Mystic Lake Casino Hotel in Prior Lake, Minn.Photo taken March 7, 2018, at Prior Lake, Minn. Mikkel Pates / Agweek
4 things to avoid co-op financial woes: Boards can learn from Ashby, Minn., scandal
December 3, 2018 - 6:00am
November 27, 2018
Yields are low and debts are high, causing farmers to struggle more than ever beofre. Tim Middagh / Forum News Service
Low yields, depressed markets take toll on southwest Minnesota farmers
November 27, 2018 - 9:28pm
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