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October 23, 2017
Craig Jarolimek, chair of the North Dakota Livestock Alliance, talks about the importance of animal livestock in North Dakota during a visit to the Ransom Multiplier near Englevale, N.D., on Oct. 12, 2017. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Group plans push for expanded livestock sector in ND
21 hours 14 min ago
Volunteer firefighter Adam Gel (center) listens to Craig Berg (center left) while participating in a controlled grain entrapment rescue at the Fordville (N.D.) Quick Response Center on Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Five fire departments receive grain bin rescue training
22 hours 1 min ago
Richard Zollinger, a North Dakota State University weed specialist, says it’s too soon to say whether dicamba formulations ultimately cut soybean yields in the region in 2017, but regulatory restrictions in 2018 may happen anyway. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Dicamba rules could change despite yields
23 hours 11 min ago
October 21, 2017
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AgweekTV: Soil Your Undies
October 21, 2017 - 8:00am
October 20, 2017
Pat Lunemann, chairman of Minnesota AgriGrowth, gestures as he talks about Farm Bill concerns with Minnesota Democrats Rep. Collin Peterson and Sen. Amy Klobuchar during a panel discussion Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, at the Hjemkomst Center in Moorhead. Helmut Schmidt / Forum News Service
Klobuchar, Peterson warn against cuts to ag spending during Farm Bill panel
October 20, 2017 - 6:43pm
October 19, 2017
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Mud covers the tires of a defoliator in a sugar beet field in rural Raymond. Beet growers in Minnesota have been making good progress on harvest despite wet conditions, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture crop report. Soybean and corn harvests are far behind the average, but warm, windy weather this week is helping.
Rain, mud hamper harvest in west central Minnesota
October 19, 2017 - 5:37am
October 18, 2017
With more Minnesota wolves, and more attacks on livestock, program out of cash
October 18, 2017 - 9:46pm
October 16, 2017
Rich Las (left) raises freshwater prawns in a large hoop style greenhouse at his home on Pelican Lake west of Orr, Minn., with his daughter, Leah, 4, son Riley, 11, and wife Karen Las. The tank he uses is about 20 feet wide by 46 feet long and four feet deep. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
October 16, 2017 - 8:51pm
October 15, 2017
Sisseton, S.D., farmer Robert Hanson, and a team of Morgan/Percherons stop at the Dakota Connections truck stop on Saturday, Oct. 7. Hanson takes his daughter, Maureen Nelson, and her pals on a moonlit harvest ride. (Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service)
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
October 15, 2017 - 4:54pm
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
October 15, 2017 - 2:47pm
October 14, 2017
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AgweekTV: Rina’s Garden is growing up some big things in Kindred, N.D.
October 14, 2017 - 8:30am
October 12, 2017
The sugar beet harvest in the Red River Valley is on track to wrap up early. Stock Photo
Red River Valley sugar beet harvest on track to wrap up early
October 12, 2017 - 10:18pm
IMPACT of Agriculture in Kandiyohi County magazine now available online
October 12, 2017 - 3:23pm
A damaged orange tree lays on its side at the Alico Inc. Bereah Grove in Frostproof, Florida, on Sept. 11, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Florida orange crop seen plunging to 71-year low after Irma
October 12, 2017 - 1:35pm
October 9, 2017
A Biosafety Level 3 lab in the new North Dakota State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory in Fargo  can test for agents that can affect humans, things like Anthrax, avian influenza and plague. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
NDSU moves into its new $18M diagnostic lab
October 9, 2017 - 5:59am
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