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June 26, 2017
Field peas had three or four pods and peas in them in mid-June. Farmer Pete Severson of Onida, S.D., wondered if rains would produce more blossoms on for better production. Photo taken June 13, 2017, near Onida, S.D. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Central SD farmer sees 4-year drought 'rotation'
June 26, 2017 - 6:54am
June 12, 2017
A view shows Main Street in Elk Point, South Dakota on June 3, 2017. REUTERS/Ryan Henriksen/File Photo
'Trial of a lifetime' plays out in tiny South Dakota town
June 12, 2017 - 9:33am
May 1, 2017
Emily Glunk, Montana State University Extension Forage Specialist Special to Forum News Service
5 questions with ... Emily Glunk, extension forage specialist and assistant professor at Montana State University
May 1, 2017 - 6:00am
April 28, 2017
Livestock feedlots of all sizes could have increased pollution reporting requirements because of a U.S. Appeals Court decision on April 11 in Washington, D.C. Photo taken February 2010 near Edgeley, N.D. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Livestock advocates worry about appeals court ruling on feedlot operators
April 28, 2017 - 8:05pm
April 19, 2017
Dairy cows stand in a field near Stayner, Ontario, Canada on July 26, 2015. REUTERS/Chris Helgren/File Photoplay button
Trump vows to back U.S. dairy farmers in Canada trade spat
April 19, 2017 - 12:12pm
March 20, 2017
Minnesota townships burdened by road maintenance near livestock operations
March 20, 2017 - 2:00am
March 10, 2017
Oklahoma wildfires kill thousands of pigs at Smithfield, Seaboard farms
March 10, 2017 - 6:56pm
March 7, 2017
Two of a band of wild horses graze in the Nephi Wash area outside Enterprise, Utah, April 10, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart
U.S. Senate revokes Obama federal land-planning rule
March 7, 2017 - 4:14pm
February 6, 2017
Moes Feedlot LLC finishes up to 1,800 Holsteins a year, bringing them in at 400 to 500 pounds and selling them 12 months later at 1,500 pounds. Photo taken Jan. 7, 2017, at Florence, S.D. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Florence, SD feeder: Tech, marketing are keys
February 6, 2017 - 12:45am
Carolyn Olson
5 questions for: Carolyn Olson, organic farmer in Cottonwood, Minn.
February 6, 2017 - 12:30am
January 25, 2017
Minnesota Ag Commissioner Dave Frederickson, left, talks with Connie Schmoll, from the Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission, and Gary Geiger following a meeting Tuesday in Willmar on possible changes to the farm bill. The current bill expires in 2018. ((Carolyn Lange / Tribune))
People speak up for future farm bill
January 25, 2017 - 3:03am
December 8, 2016
Western Minn. cattlemen to serve on state association
December 8, 2016 - 7:57am
December 6, 2016
Tribune file photo

Riverview Dairy is proposing to build a 9,500-animal unit dairy in Louriston Township of Chippewa county near the intersection of County Road 3 and Minnesota Highway 40 in the spring of 2017. A comment period on an environmental assessment worksheet is now open. It would feature a free-stall barn such as shown in this file photo from the company's East Dublin Dairy.
Riverview planning another large dairy in western Minn.
December 6, 2016 - 7:47am
November 28, 2016
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
November 28, 2016 - 6:06am
November 22, 2016
Face-to-face surveys with 65 active farmers are planned this winter to gauge the current health of agriculture in Kandiyohi County and provide a glimpse of future growth.


Briana Sanchez / Tribune file photo
Gauging the health of agriculture
November 22, 2016 - 6:07am