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Most cover crop mixes on Stoney Creek Farm consist of three grasses, three legumes and three brassicas. Grant and Dawn Breitkreutz plant cover crops during or after every crop. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Minnesota ranch looks to regenerate land rather than sustain it
8 hours 15 min ago
A 40,000-square-foot warehouse at the new Stone Mill LLC “west campus” is used to hold ingredients that have been purchased by customers but are awaiting shipping. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
'Simplicity is king': Stone Mill, partners ride wave of demand for clean, raw grains
11 hours 55 min ago
After starting operations in 2007, Red Trail Energy LLC of Richardton, N.D., is debt-free and has paid out $25 million to its shareholders as dividends. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Red Trail president speaks up for ethanol production
12 hours 23 min ago
August 19, 2018
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Minnesota DNR staff will demonstrate how they monitor groundwater usage in the Bonanza Valley Groundwater Management Area at 10 a.m. onThursday at 44697 Johnfield Road, Belgrade, or 0.5 miles southeast of Big Grove Lutheran Church on Johnfield Road.
DNR staff to present data Thursday from Bonanza Valley Groundwater Management Area
21 hours 4 min ago
August 16, 2018
Leo Kuntz, right, and his brother Frank were instrumental in saving Nokota horses, which were named the North Dakota honorary equine in 1993. 
Photo special to The Forum
Nokota horse breeder dies unexpectedly, leaving herd of 200 horses in jeopardy
August 16, 2018 - 10:57am
August 13, 2018
The skies were clear for the second day of Minnesota Farmfest. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Low prices, trade weigh on the minds of farmers at Minnesota Farmfest
August 13, 2018 - 10:08pm
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
The Bayer AG logo sits on display behind silhouetted members of the management board during the company's annual general meeting in Bonn, Germany, on May 25, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Krisztian Bocsi
Bayer shares drop after Monsanto loses Roundup cancer trial
August 13, 2018 - 9:27am
August 12, 2018
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
Livestock can't be put under a title like cars can, and when dealers default, it's been stockyards that have suffered the financial blowback. (Iain Woessner / The Dickinson Press)
New legislation seeks to help stockyards survive dealer defaults
August 10, 2018 - 6:54pm
August 9, 2018
Table Five engaged in candid conversation about agriculture at the Banquet in a Field event near Harwood, N.D. Photo courtesy of Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
Commentary: Gutsy and gritty farming conversations are worth it
August 9, 2018 - 12:32pm
Hitchhiker chicken gets five-day ride, fouls deputy's car trunk
August 9, 2018 - 10:09am
August 8, 2018
This enforcement action in Minnesota and Nebraska is part of a 15-month, ongoing Homeland Security Investigations operation based on evidence that these companies allegedly knowingly hired illegal aliens at their facilities, and that many of these aliens are using fraudulent identification belonging to U.S. citizens.
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ICE raids target businesses in Minnesota, Nebraska, Appleton facility is among Christensen Farm locations raided;
August 8, 2018 - 11:07pm
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