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June 22, 2017
Dan Persons, a sheep farmer in rural Kensington, trims the nails off one of his sheep as his wife, Kay, looks on. Celeste Edenloff | Forum News Service
Minnesota farm couple raising sheep to help in treating human disease
21 hours 22 min ago
June 15, 2017
Central Minnesota Young Farmers Coalition members Andrew Barsness (center) and Matthew Fitzgerald (right) testified before the Minnesota House Agriculture Policy Committee in support of the beginning farmer tax credit bill alongside Rep. Nels Pierson (R-Rochester). (Contributed)
Young farmers score victory at Legislature
June 15, 2017 - 8:51pm
Andrew Barsness started farming in 2011 after his grandparents passed away. He now lives on their farm north of Hoffman and rents 160 acres of the family's 270 acres. He is in his second year of transitioning to farming organic wheat and soybeans. (Celeste Edenloff / Forum News Service)
The accidental farmer: Minnesota man embraces ‘idyllic lifestyle’
June 15, 2017 - 8:50pm
June 3, 2017
Kevin Paap
5 questions with ... Kevin Paap, farmer and Minnesota Farm Bureau President, Blue Earth County, Minn.
June 3, 2017 - 4:20pm
May 22, 2017
Terry Wanzek enjoys spending time behind the wheel of a tractor. Though he plans to retire from farming in about five years, he'll still help the next generation in the field. Trevor Peterson / Forum News Service
Jamestown's Terry Wanzek balances farming with a side of politics
May 22, 2017 - 6:43am
April 14, 2017
Hack the harvest: As machinery becomes smarter, farmers and lawmakers contend with rules preventing maintenance
April 14, 2017 - 3:38pm
April 6, 2017
Minnesota finds source of invasive weed on conservation land
April 6, 2017 - 3:25pm
April 3, 2017
Pinke Post: Country kids sleepover versus city kids sleepover
April 3, 2017 - 5:30pm
March 27, 2017
Val and Mark Wagner live on their Monango, N.D. farm, where they grow crops and raise beef cattle. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Farmers' new No. 1 worry
March 27, 2017 - 10:00am
Chris Koch, an Alberta, Canada farmer, presents a motivational speech titled 'If I Can...' to attendees of the 2017 International Crop Expo (ICE) Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017 at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks, N.D. (Nick Nelson/Agweek)
'Something great in every day'
February 27, 2017 - 10:00am
February 20, 2017
Rachel Gray. Submitted photo.
5 questions for ... Rachel Gray, 4th generation family farmer and rancher, Blackduck, Minn.
February 20, 2017 - 1:00pm
Cristen Clark calls this the “$3,000 Pie” because it was the centerpiece of a bidding war at the Iowa State Fair Blue Ribbon Foundation’s “Corndog Kickoff” charity fundraiser a couple of years ago. Cristen Clark photo.
The $3,000 Pie
February 20, 2017 - 10:30am
Wheat in a field ready for harvest
Balancing risk versus reward, farmers weigh planting durum
February 20, 2017 - 10:00am
Farm bill process starts again: What could go wrong?
February 20, 2017 - 9:30am
February 7, 2017
A field of wheat east of Emerado, N.D., is contrasted by a cerulean sky on Tuesday, July 26, 2016. Wheat revenue is forecasted to be down in 2017 by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Nick Nelson/Forum News Service
2017 farm profitability projections mixed
February 7, 2017 - 4:34pm