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November 24, 2017
Fall colors are on display at Owl's Nest Farm in Upper Marlboro, Maryland, this month. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post story by Michael Robinson Chavez
A growing number of young Americans are leaving desk jobs to farm
13 hours 45 min ago
November 18, 2017
Kim Halvorson has been a turkey farmer for 26 years and raises approximately about 3.2 million pounds per year in Rice County, Minn.
Where and how to buy your turkey from a Minnesota turkey farmer
November 18, 2017 - 11:48am
November 6, 2017
Grady Bakken runs an Amity Technology Single Disc Drill on his farm near Lignite, N.D. (Submitted photo)
5 questions with ... Grady Bakken, farmer, Lignite, N.D.
November 6, 2017 - 7:51am
November 5, 2017
North Dakota State University students, from left, Adam Meister, Jeremy Rhines and Adam Walter keep a busy schedule farming while attending school full time. (David Samson / Forum News Service)
The real boys of fall: NDSU students juggle coursework and helping with harvest
November 5, 2017 - 3:34pm
November 3, 2017
Wheat seed investigation leads to $12,500 in fines for two ND farmers
November 3, 2017 - 8:56pm
October 30, 2017
Update: Minnesota farmer dies after being run over, dragged by plow
October 30, 2017 - 2:25pm
September 29, 2017
File photo of Scott Pruitt testifying at his Senate confirmation hearing, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 18, 2017. (Gabriella Demczuk/ copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Trump told Iowa he'd save ethanol. His EPA chief has other ideas
September 29, 2017 - 7:06am
September 26, 2017
Monsanto's research farm is pictured near Carman, Manitoba, Canada on August 3, 2017. REUTERS/Zachary Prong/File Photo
U.S. scientists to skip Monsanto summit on controversial weed killer
September 26, 2017 - 7:32pm
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 7, 2017
Monsanto seeks to end Arkansas ban on herbicide linked to crop damage
September 7, 2017 - 3:56pm
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
August 31, 2017
File photo of a tractor in the field on the Ron Mattson farm northeast of Hawley. Dave Wallis / The Forum
First farm-income gain in four years signals hope of bottom
August 31, 2017 - 11:45am
August 29, 2017
Pigweed, a highly competitive plant that grows in cotton and soybean fields and has developed resistance to some pesticides, grows tall over soybean fields weakened by nearby dicamba use. MUST CREDIT: Photo for The Washington Post by Andrea Morales
This miracle weed killer was supposed to save farms; instead, it's devastating them
August 29, 2017 - 6:15pm
August 21, 2017
A farmhand loads genetically modified corn seed into a planter on Bo Stone’s farm in Rowland, N.C., April 20, 2016. Genetically modified seeds have not reduced pesticide use or produced better gains in yield than in Western Europe, where such seeds are banned. Stone uses GM seeds but says he’s choosing based on other characteristics as well. “No GM trait for us is a silver bullet,” Stone said. (Jeremy M. Lange/The New York Times)
U.S. farmers confused by Monsanto weed killer's complex instructions
August 21, 2017 - 2:48pm
August 12, 2017
Leah Johnson, millennial farmer and seed salesperson, Elbow Lake, Minn. Submitted photo.
5 questions with ... Leah Johnson, farmer and seed salesperson, Elbow Lake, Minn.
August 12, 2017 - 7:11am
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