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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
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
Interactive Look: The U.S. exports $135 billion in farm products each year. Here's a closer look.
July 11, 2018 - 11:20am
July 9, 2018
Spraying season arrives: Upper Midwest crops move forward
July 9, 2018 - 8:00am
July 3, 2018
Soybean plants grow in a field near Tiskilwa, Illinois, on June 19, 2018.   Daniel Acker/Bloomberg
China to cancel more U.S. soy shipments as extra tariffs loom
July 3, 2018 - 10:01am
July 2, 2018
The Orris family started their farming in the 1950s with a string of small Ford tractors, helping them scratch out a living on some rocky soil.Photo taken June 1, 2018, near Clark, S.D. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Old Glory: Flags on farms show the Heartland's patriotism
July 2, 2018 - 6:16am
June 28, 2018
This file photo shows Black Diamond Farms outside Iowa City, Iowa, June 6, 2018. Farmers are pressuring Congress for a compromise with China to avert a costly trade war, and the Trump administration is showing signs of compromise. Whitten Sabbatini / copyright 2018 The New York Times
Senate passes sweeping farm bill by wide margin, setting up fight with House
June 28, 2018 - 5:24pm
June 27, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune

Renville County Ditch 66 is running high as it leaves Olivia in this Tuesday photograph. The Renville County Board of Commissioners, acting as the ditch authority, approved a $548,271 bid by Groundwater Management of Brewster to repair the ditch, which had been upgraded and rerouted in 1998 at a cost of $2.2 million.
Renville County awards costly ditch repair
June 27, 2018 - 11:00pm
June 25, 2018
A pie chart from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Economic Research Service shows the break down of spending in the 2014 Farm Bill. Click to view full graphic
Why the farm bill should matter to you
June 25, 2018 - 7:35am
June 23, 2018
Jeanne Atkinson takes a break from sweeping up her home to describe the scene during last week's flood when the Nemadji River, located nearby, overflowed its banks and flooded their home. Bob King / Forum News Service
Fortitude after flood: Wisconsin couple recovers together
June 23, 2018 - 6:40pm
June 21, 2018
Farmers, farmworkers openly diverge on immigration crisis
June 21, 2018 - 9:55am
June 19, 2018
Rachel Gray's farm near Blackduck, Minn., received 5 inches of rain over the weekend. (Submitted photo)
Some areas of western Minnesota saw up to 7 inches of rain
June 19, 2018 - 3:56pm
June 18, 2018
Erin Brown / Grand Vale Creative
Website offers crop insurance information, state-by-state totals
June 18, 2018 - 7:03am
MoDak Dairy at Goodwin, S.D., is one of many South Dakota operations opening their doors to the public for June Dairy Month. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
SD dairy industry continues to grow, add economic value
June 18, 2018 - 6:44am