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September 25, 2017
John Nowatzki, agricultural machine systems specialist, North Dakota State University, department of Agriculture and Biosystems, uses the heavier hand-held research version of a high-tech crop scouting probe being developed by Aker Technologies, Inc., of Winnebego, Minn. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
NDSU tests tech hand-held device that may someday go on a drone
September 25, 2017 - 6:43am
Hay is baled on Conservation Reserve Program land in rural Grand Forks county on Tuesday, August 1, 2017. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
CRP haying bridges regional divide
September 25, 2017 - 6:17am
September 23, 2017
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Volunteer group hopes to bridge the knowledge gap between growers and consumers
September 23, 2017 - 8:30am
September 22, 2017
Nathan and Anika Pinke share a family meal together. Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
PINKE POST: 3 simple rules to make the most of family meals
September 22, 2017 - 3:26pm
September 17, 2017
Minn-Dak Farmers Cooperative of Wahpeton, N.D., again is asking co-op members to identify 15 percent of acres they might have to leave unharvested, due to yield estimates that have ballooned to 32 tons. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Minn-Dak co-op starts its pre-pile beet harvest
September 17, 2017 - 6:48am
Farmers are in a low-margin cropping season, but some at Big Iron farm show in West Fargo were still looking to update spraying equipment that requires ever more sophistication in clean-outs. Experts say sanitation of equipment is one of the contributors to reports of off-target dicamba formulations in the 2017 crop. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
September 17, 2017 - 4:19am
September 16, 2017
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Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
September 16, 2017 - 8:30am
September 12, 2017
Rent prices increasing for cropland in northwest Minnesota
September 12, 2017 - 5:05pm
September 11, 2017
Wanda Patsche of Welcome, Minn., operates combine during harvest in the fall. (Submitted photo)
5 questions with ... Wanda Patsche, Welcome, Minn., pig, corn and soybean farmer
September 11, 2017 - 9:07am
September 10, 2017
Weed presents a dangerous foe, must-win battle
September 10, 2017 - 6:44pm
Firefighters work on the Sartin Draw Fire in southeastern Montana. (BLM photo)
MT expands hay lottery as drought, fire situation worsen
September 10, 2017 - 2:49pm
The North Dakota Stockmen's Association's 15th annual feedlot tour attracted close to 100 people to the four stops, which included the Wanner feedlot near Hebron, N.D. The Stockmen's Association is one of many agricultural groups that work on member education and policy advocacy in the region. (Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service)
Finding a voice: Agricultural membership organizations offer a way to speak up
September 10, 2017 - 2:41pm
September 9, 2017
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AgweekTV: Potatoes Are Shining
September 9, 2017 - 8:30am
September 5, 2017
John Weiss looks over his crop of soybeans, which he had reported to the state board for showing signs of damage due to the drifting of Monsanto's pesticide Dicamba, at his farm in Dell, Arkansas, U.S. July 25, 2017. Picture taken July 25, 2017. REUTERS/Karen Pulfer Focht/File Photo
EPA eyes limits for agricultural chemical dicamba linked to crop damage
September 5, 2017 - 2:02pm
September 4, 2017
Diamond W Feeds in Medina, N.D., is just completing a $1.2 million project to get back up and running after an October 2016 fire. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Diamond W Feeds in Medina back up and running after fire
September 4, 2017 - 8:25am
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