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September 3, 2018
Commentary: Tariffs, fake news and more
September 3, 2018 - 6:47am
Farmers across South Dakota are expecting very different yields this year, depending on the precipitation they received this growing season. (Michelle Rook/AgweekTV Anchor)
Variability leads to questions about SD crop outcomes
September 3, 2018 - 6:03am
Jenny Schlecht's daughter Kennedy feeds bottle calf Barbara Ann. Jenny Schlecht / Agweek
How many cows can you feed in half an hour?
September 3, 2018 - 6:02am
September 2, 2018
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
Soybean farmers to get $3.6 billion initially from USDA trade package
September 2, 2018 - 2:52pm
September 1, 2018
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Eleanor Weckwerth, 17, from Meeker County, is the 2018 Poultry Princess, crowned at the Minnesota State Fair.
Meeker County 4-H'er named Poultry Princess
September 1, 2018 - 11:29am
Morton student wins State Fair essay contest
September 1, 2018 - 9:43am
August 30, 2018
Iris Westman is the oldest living North Dakotan and thought to be the oldest living farmer, renting out her family farmland she still owns near Aneta, N.D. Photo taken on Aug. 24, 2018. Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
'I still have a farm. Yeah, I am a farmer!' says 113-year-old North Dakota woman
August 30, 2018 - 11:25am
August 27, 2018
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue. Michelle Rook / Agweek
Soybean farmers to get $3.6 billion initially from USDA trade package
August 27, 2018 - 4:47pm
Peter Martens checks the level of spelt, a grain, that is flowing into a truck for transport at his family farm in Penn Yan, N.Y., on Aug. 15, 2018. Farmers say a drought, flooding, a trade war and a tightening immigration policy have led to economic woes that are forcing many to question their future. (Libby March/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Farmers to get $4.7 billion in first round of U.S. aid
August 27, 2018 - 4:05pm
Taylor Grussing, a cow-calf field specialist with South Dakota State University Extension in Mitchell, S.D., at a display at Dakotafest 2018,  stands next to an actual “preserved rumen” to be used to teach producers and others about the workings of the ruminant stomach system. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Dakotafest goers learn how 'bale wrap' can harm cattle
August 27, 2018 - 7:15am
Linda Bartholomew, a member of the Faulkton Area Arts Council and the Faulkton Area Development Board, stands in front of a mural painted by high school students in the community. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Rural communities find benefits in public art
August 27, 2018 - 6:17am
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 
Erynn Jenzen, left, and Brenda Stauffer make regular visits to weather stations such as this one, on the North Fork of the Crow River north of Brooten, to verify the data being collected. The two Minnesota Department of Natural Resource employees demonstrated on Thursday the work they do to collect data in the Bonanza Valley Groundwater Management Area  to farmers and news reporters at the site.
DNR gathers data on water cycle in Bonanza Valley
August 27, 2018 - 5:35am
August 26, 2018
The mural on the Agtegra elevator in Faulkton, S.D., can be seen for miles. This is the view drivers coming from the east have as they approach town. Photo taken Aug. 15. (Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service)
The power of art: World-renowned muralist adds his mark to South Dakota grain elevator
August 26, 2018 - 3:02pm
August 24, 2018
Andy Robinson, extension potato agronomist at both NDSU and the University of Minnesota, introduces a speaker during Thursday's Northern Plains Potato Growers Association (NPPGA) Field Day event at the Forest River Hutterite Colony near Inkster, N.D. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Potatoes would benefit from rain
August 24, 2018 - 7:09pm
The entrepreneurial Knochenmus families of the Balaton/Marshall, Minn., areas, are dwarfed by the new, 40-foot-tall Balaton Bay Reef building, part of their Tru Shrimp Systems Company LLC. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Fledgling shrimp industry launches Minn. center
August 24, 2018 - 1:23pm
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