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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
July 13, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Noah Coudron, 12, left, and Ron Coudron get Noah's goat ready Thursday afternoon in the Dairy Barn for participation in the Redwood County Fair 4-H Goat Show in Redwood Falls.
Whatever floats your goat: Redwood County Fair 4-H Goat Show
July 13, 2018 - 3:31pm
July 12, 2018
Katie Pinke
Commentary: Does the world need more cowboys, like University of Wyoming's new slogan says?
July 12, 2018 - 6:53pm
A Hmong farmer works in the cool morning air at the HAFA farm 15 miles south of St. Paul on May 30, 2018. Steve Gardiner / Forum News Service
Cooperative helps Hmong farmers
July 12, 2018 - 9:08am
July 11, 2018
Soybeans by the bushel, in Johnston, Iowa. (Lynn Walters/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump seeks to reassure anxious farmers being hurt by his trade war with China
July 11, 2018 - 3:19pm
Interactive Look: The U.S. exports $135 billion in farm products each year. Here's a closer look.
July 11, 2018 - 11:20am
July 10, 2018
Tribune file photo
Industry recognizes CVEC board of directors
July 10, 2018 - 12:09pm
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
David Holt, an Elizabeth, Minn., farmer, continues to successfully battle his Parkinson's disease. He raises corn, wheat and soybeans; this year's crops, especially his corn, are faring well. Derek Fletcher / Forum News Service
MN farmer carries on, despite Parkinson's disease
July 9, 2018 - 7:27am
Farmers hope the farm bill remains a priority in Washington this summer
July 9, 2018 - 7:08am
Jenny Schlecht's daughter Reanna hangs on to her Rosie after getting showing the bottle calf at the Stustman County Fair on June 29, 2018. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Watching a kid grow up in 4-H
July 9, 2018 - 7:00am
July 4, 2018
One of 30 goats from Munch Bunch go to work on the hillside of Prospect Park in Hudson, Wisconsin on Wednesday, June 27, 2018. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
One munch at a time: Goats take up the fight against invasive plants
July 4, 2018 - 8:09pm
Spadgenske Dairy is a family-run business. Pictured are Mark and Kristine Spadgenske, center, with their son, Ryan, and Mark's twin brother, Mike. Marie Johnson / Forum News Service
The land of milk and money: Dairy farmers cope with chronically low milk prices, uncertain futures
July 4, 2018 - 3:10pm
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