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July 21, 2018
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AgweekTV: First Drone Sprayer Debuts
July 21, 2018 - 8:30am
July 20, 2018
Orlo and Helen Almlie, of rural Lake Lillian, are transitioning ownership of their 100-head of stock cows and calves to Cullen Fischer, a 31-year-old man they met just a couple years ago. The unique arrangement includes mentorship, friendship and a concerted effort to bring a new generation to agriculture.
Cattlemen at heart: Creativity gives next generation of farmers a boost
July 20, 2018 - 6:02pm
Testimony time extended for Minnesota ban on fall fertilizer rule
July 20, 2018 - 5:33pm
July 19, 2018
Mark Stutrud is the founder of Summit Beer based in St. Paul, Minn. The brewing company recently released Dakota Soul, which uses barley from Stutrud's family farm. David Samson / Forum News Service
Summit's new Soul: Minnesota brewer taps ND roots for new flavor
July 19, 2018 - 2:26pm
July 18, 2018
U.S. Reps Kevin Cramer, R-ND, and Collin Peterson, D-MN. (Forum News Service graphic/Sam Easter)
Peterson, Cramer named as farm bill negotiators
July 18, 2018 - 8:56pm
July 16, 2018
Commentary: 'Tarrifying' future for U.S. soy? Don't expect Chinese protests over food costs
July 16, 2018 - 7:29am
Nearly half of consumers avoid GMO foods, survey says
July 16, 2018 - 7:08am
Study analyzes how Tax Cuts and Job Act impacts farm households
July 16, 2018 - 6:17am
July 14, 2018
Valerie Davis, 19, left, stands with 4-year-old Darby while Isabell Karvakko, 9, holds onto Tracker, an alpaca that was born last fall on the Karvakko family farm. Alpacas have become the showcase animal for the farm, which has helped spur the grown of the alpaca program through Beltrami County 4-H. Photo by Bethany Wesley
Packing in fun with alpacas
July 14, 2018 - 6:48pm
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AgweekTV: Dicamba Damage in 2018
July 14, 2018 - 8:30am
July 13, 2018
Minnesota Republican governor candidate Jeff Johnson speaks during a Nov. 9, 2017, forum. He and former Gov. Tim Pawlenty, the other major GOP hopeful, sparred on Thursday, July 12, 2018,  over a Pawlenty televison commercial attacking Johnson. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Johnson-Pawlenty race gets testy
July 13, 2018 - 2:08pm
July 12, 2018
Rand Middleton / Tribune file photo

Soybeans are harvested south of Sunburg in this 2015 file photo. The fallout from a trade war with China has been acutely felt by soybean producers. President Trump said Wednesday on Twitter that he will bolster sales of farm products, but it will take time.
Trump seeks to reassure anxious farmers being hurt by his trade war with China
July 12, 2018 - 7:26am
July 9, 2018
Senators brag on the provisions included in its farm bill
July 9, 2018 - 8:37am
Spraying season arrives: Upper Midwest crops move forward
July 9, 2018 - 8:00am
David Burkland of Burkland Farms stands among rows of corn planted on what was recently CRP land in rural Grand Forks, N.D., on Saturday, June 23, 2018. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Life after CRP: Returning land to crops
July 9, 2018 - 7:51am