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May 16, 2019
Mammatus clouds above a field. SUBMITTED PHOTO
More storms expected in Midwest where planting is already behind
May 16, 2019 - 11:37am
May 9, 2019
(Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service)
The United States just had its wettest 12 months on record. It's nearly drought-free, but flooding is rampant
May 9, 2019 - 3:00pm
October 29, 2018
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AgweekTV: 70th Harvest
October 29, 2018 - 11:19am
September 24, 2018
Katie Pinke being held by her late grandpa, Oscar Huso Jr., in the early 1980s. Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
Commentary: Stranded on I-94 with a load of cows
September 24, 2018 - 6:17am
August 26, 2018
Brad Dokken
Commentary: Wishing for rain as fall approaches
August 26, 2018 - 1:10pm
June 8, 2018
The U.S. Drought Monitor released on June 7 shows continuing severe drought conditions in the Dakotas. (U.S. Drought Monitor)
Cramer meets with USDA official to prepare for potential drought
June 8, 2018 - 2:27pm
June 2, 2018
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AgweekTV: One-of-a-kind dairy
June 2, 2018 - 8:30am
May 25, 2018
Carolyn Lange / Tribune

Jackson Johnson, who will be 2 in July, plays in the sand Thursday at the Sibley State Park beach on Lake Andrew. Lakes will likely be popular spots this weekend, when temperatures are expected to reach 90 for several days.
The heat is on: Summer temps kick off holiday weekend
May 25, 2018 - 7:01am
May 21, 2018
The spread of soybean production into southwestern North Dakota has been slow but has increased in recent years. Erin Brown / Grand Vale Creative
Soybeans spread to southwestern ND
May 21, 2018 - 7:01am
Darrick Frank plants a field near Shields, N.D., on May 15, 2018. Planting is a little behind in southwestern North Dakota after a slow warm up, but some mid-May rain has producers hoping for recovery from the 2017 drought. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Drought effects improve in southwest ND
May 21, 2018 - 6:45am
May 19, 2018
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AgweekTV: Biotech Labeling
May 19, 2018 - 8:30am
May 14, 2018
Jenny Schlecht
It's amazing what a little rain can do for the land and the spirit
May 14, 2018 - 7:02am
April 10, 2018
Congress has passed legislation raising funding for livestock disaster programs making more money available for ranchers affected by the 2017 drought. Above, cattle are seen at Kist Livestock in Mandan, N.D.,  on Tuesday, April 10. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Funding cap lifted on federal livestock disaster assistance
April 10, 2018 - 7:22pm
April 5, 2018
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Senior Climatologist Kenneth Blumenfeld talks about climate change, history and projections with his “Climate Chaos in Minnesota” presentation at Central Lakes College in Brainerd on Wednesday, April 4. (Steve Kohls / Forum News Service)play button
'Warmer,' 'wetter,' 'extreme rainfall' trending in Minnesota: Climate change presentation at CLC raises concerns
April 5, 2018 - 3:24pm
March 10, 2018
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AgweekTV: ND Ag Tech Pioneer
March 10, 2018 - 8:30am