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October 8, 2018
Jeanne Rupard of Dilworth, Minn., tops beets for Martin Farms Inc., south of Moorhead on Oct. 1, the first day of full-scale harvest. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Beet harvest starts strong
October 8, 2018 - 7:08am
August 2, 2018
Hard red spring wheat flows from a combine driven by Ben Tinkham to a grain cart driven by Reed Tinkham at Tinkham Farms near Fisher, Minn., Tuesday. Ben and Reed Tinkham farm with Brian Tinkham and were on the second day of wheat harvest. Harvest is early this year in the area and Brian Tinkham said that the yields were down from a year ago as well as test weight. photo by Eric Hylden/Forum News Service
Small grains harvest underway in region, but some worry dry weather could hurt soybeans and corn
August 2, 2018 - 6:01am
July 29, 2018
Mike Dahlen holds a sample of soybeans from his Northwood, ND, farm. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Farmers wonder how ag 'bailout' for farmers affected by trade war will work
July 29, 2018 - 6:43am
November 5, 2017
McClusky Canal  Photo courtesy of Garrison Diversion Conservancy District
ND officials: Optimism builds over $1 billion water pipeline to serve Red River Valley, central ND
November 5, 2017 - 4:22pm
October 12, 2017
The sugar beet harvest in the Red River Valley is on track to wrap up early. Stock Photo
Red River Valley sugar beet harvest on track to wrap up early
October 12, 2017 - 10:18pm
August 24, 2017
NDSU professor Harlene Hatterman-Valenti talks about her current potato-related research during the annual Irrigated Potato Day tour held at the Forest River Hutterite colony near Inkster, N.D. on Thursday, August 24, 2017. Nick Nelson/Agweek
Potatoes look good in ND, Minn. as crops avoid drought, deluges
August 24, 2017 - 6:37pm
August 15, 2017
Cory Kritzberger, operations manager at American Crystal Sugar Co. in East Grand Forks, is impressed with the quality of early loads delivered to the East Grand Forks facility on the first day of pre-pile harvest for the 2017 campaign. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Sugar beet harvest looks sweet: Pre-pile begins in Red River Valley
August 15, 2017 - 8:55pm
June 12, 2017
Art Wosick, a farmer in Pembina County, N.D., poses for a portrait on one of his fields where he planted beans but they were destroyed by heavy wind and hail. He is going to wait for the rain on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, to decide to replant or not. Joshua Komer / Forum News Service
Strong start to growing season tempered by weekend storms, cloudy forecasts
June 12, 2017 - 8:06pm
June 7, 2017
Manvel, N.D., farmer Scott Johnson scouts a field of sugar beets, planted with wheat to protect the young plants from wind,  west of Manvel Wednesday, June 7. Johnson is cautiously optimistic regarding the recent news about Mexican exports of sugar to the U.S. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Producers 'cautiously optimistic' about sugar deal with Mexico
June 7, 2017 - 8:08pm
March 5, 2017
Always in Season: Signs of spring appear in the valley
March 5, 2017 - 6:44pm
February 27, 2017
Kevin Pifer is president and chief executive officer of Pifer's Auction & Realty in Moorhead, Minn. The company operates from Wisconsin through North Dakota, and sells and manages farmland. Trevor Peterson / Forum News Serviceplay button
Will McM's Chapter 7 affect land values, markets?
February 27, 2017 - 1:30pm
June 7, 2016
This map shows in blue the areas of the Willmar that will be off limits to sex offenders starting July 1. The Willmar City Council passed an ordinance restricting sex offenders from living within 1,000 feet of a school, place of worship, park, public playground or licensed day care center June 6. (SUBMITTED)
Five members of Congress listen to how tiling can help control flooding
June 7, 2016 - 5:30am
June 1, 2016
Congressman Collin Peterson, right, speaks Wednesday to Kent Rodelius, ag sales manager of Prinsco, about the roles the Willmar company and its products could play in improving water quality during a meeting in the Work Up building on the Minnesota West Technology campus in Willmar. (TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE)
Prinsco could play role in improving farmland buffers
June 1, 2016 - 9:58pm
April 29, 2014
Flood watches, warning issued for Red River Valley as rain continues
April 29, 2014 - 10:08am