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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
August 8, 2017
Wrapping hay and silage in plastic is generating millions of pounds of waste per year. (Dreamstime)
Farmers in Minnesota and Wisconsin are now recycling millions of pounds of plastic
August 8, 2017 - 3:12pm
August 2, 2017
Chikao Umezawa, head of JA Kisarazu-shi, shows Super Monster Wolf in Kisarazu, Japan. Japan News photo
Robot wolf helps scare wildlife away from farmers' crops
August 2, 2017 - 1:26pm
July 31, 2017
Erica Sawatzke's great grandmother, is shown with turkeys in about 1940. Photo courtesy Oakdale Farms, Inc., Kensington, Minn.
Returning home, a Minnesota farmer becomes a 6th generation for the birds
July 31, 2017 - 8:30am
July 29, 2017
Stacy Hadrick, agriculture advocate and rancher, Faulkton, S.D. (Submitted photo)
5 questions with ... Stacy Hadrick, agriculture advocate and rancher, Faulkton, S.D.
July 29, 2017 - 5:59am
July 24, 2017
Andrew Barsness speaks with Agweek reporter Jonathan Knutson on his Hoffman, Minn. farm on Wednesday, July 12, 2017. Nick Nelson/Agweek
The happenstance farmer: Young Minnesota producer in unexpected career
July 24, 2017 - 11:42am
July 13, 2017
A truck is loaded with corn next to a pile of soybeans at Matawan Grain & Feed elevator near New Richland, Minnesota, U.S. on October 14, 2015. REUTERS/Karl Plume/File Photo
China signs second-largest deal for U.S. soybeans
July 13, 2017 - 2:54pm
July 10, 2017
99 year-old farmer Earl Mallinger inspects rows of wheat on one of his plots near Oslo, Minn. on Saturday, June 24, 2017. (Nick Nelson/Agweek)
The centenarian farmer: MN ag producer still going strong
July 10, 2017 - 11:13am
July 2, 2017
Katie Brenny, Mazeppa, Minn. (Submitted photo)
5 questions with Katie Brenny, farmer with an off-farm career, Mazeppa, Minn.
July 2, 2017 - 12:12pm
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