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May 7, 2018
Stensland Family Farms near Larchwood, Iowa, is a family-owned operation that was established in 1915. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
Stensland Family Farms promotes farm fresh and local
May 7, 2018 - 7:25am
Locally produced food has been a priority for the BisMan Food Cooperative since it opened in May 2016. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
BisMan Community Food Co-op puts focus on the story of food
May 7, 2018 - 6:43am
Ed Deckard, 74, a North Dakota Plant Science professor on the faculty since 1970, often is joined in the classroom by his wife, Brenda, 62, on staff as director of student services for the department. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Beloved ag prof: NDSU's Deckard cares about minds, hearts
May 7, 2018 - 6:37am
The draft legislation of the $100 billion Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 passed out of the House Agriculture Committee on April 18, but on a party line vote versus the bipartisan support the farm bill usually garners. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
SNAP fight in House could derail farm bill
May 7, 2018 - 6:37am
Retired dietician Lois Knudson sits with her husband, Vernon, in the dining room of their Cooperstown, N.D. home on Thursday, April 26. Nick Nelson / Agweek
Long, strong run for rural ND veterinarian
May 7, 2018 - 6:27am
Students at Farm Safety Day in Steele, N.D., on April 25, 2018, learned about fire safety and got to try out some fire extinguishers under the direction of the Steele Rural Fire Department. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Farm Safety Day highlights ways to stay out of trouble, on and off the farm
May 7, 2018 - 6:07am
May 4, 2018
At issue in a recent court action in the McM Inc. bankruptcy include transactions between McM and Ronald McMartin Sr. and and the Island Lake Irrevocable Trust property his son, Ron McMartin Jr., developed near Detroit Lakes, Minn. Photo taken Dec. 16, 2017, in Becker County, Minn., northeast of Detroit Lakes, Minn. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
Trustee goes after McMartin's parents: Alleges fraud, $2M in “insider” transfers
May 4, 2018 - 11:00pm
Katie Pinke
Growing careers 97 miles from a Starbucks
May 4, 2018 - 3:27pm
May 3, 2018
Soybean seed (Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald)
'Transactions happening' despite report on soybeans, ND trade director says
May 3, 2018 - 6:01pm
April 30, 2018
ND corn farmers sue lawyers in Syngenta GMO case
April 30, 2018 - 7:43am
There is optimism that block grants in the Infrastructure Plan that could help fix thousands of rural bridges and roads that are deteriorating. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
Agriculture sector excited about president's infrastructure package
April 30, 2018 - 7:36am
Women in the McIntosh County Annie's Project class take notes during the final night of the program on April 4, 2018, in Ashley, N.D. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
ND revives farm management program for women
April 30, 2018 - 7:22am
A federal judge will decide what evidence can be presented in a trial regarding whether glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto's Roundup, causes cancer. Mike Mozart / flickr
Trial takes on glyphosate cancer claims
April 30, 2018 - 7:06am
Applejack, one of the "mane" characters on "My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic," is a favorite with Jenny Schlecht's daughter, because she's a farm girl, too. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
My Little Pony and the representation of agriculture in media
April 30, 2018 - 7:02am
Potatoes grown for the “fresh” or  “tablestock” market are abundant in the U.S. because of a large crop in 2017 in the Red River Valley of North Dakota and Minnesota, as well as a near-record crop from Florida. Prices have been cut in half since late February 2018 and storage sheds in the region are estimated 25 percent fuller than normal for this time of year. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Big crops, trucking woes hurting spud prices
April 30, 2018 - 6:35am
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