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March 14, 2018
Monsanto Company logo from Wikimedia Commons.
Monsanto's cancer fight judge pictures weed killer showers
March 14, 2018 - 11:12am
Monsanto Company logo from Wikimedia Commons.
Monsanto's cancer fight judge pictures weed killer showers
March 14, 2018 - 11:12am
March 12, 2018
Ron Moore, left, chairman of the American Soybean Association, and John Heisdorffer, president of the ASA, said Chinese tariffs on U.S. beans would be devastating to the market because 30 percent of soybeans grown in the U.S. are exported to China. Michelle Rook / Special to Forum News Service
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
March 12, 2018 - 7:13am
Frayne Olson and Tim Petry, crop and livestock economists, respectively, talked about price outlooks at the Farming and Ranching for the Bottom Line Conference at Bismarck State College on Feb. 27. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Trade, weather will have big consequences for prices
March 12, 2018 - 7:04am
Satellite images can be analyzed by farmers to help them better understand their fields. Submitted photo
A tech pioneer talks: Satellite imagery's role in ag
March 12, 2018 - 7:02am
The Steve Daly ranch heifers await their first calf in their own separate lot on the farmstead west of Midland, S.D., on March 2, 2018. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Busy SD farm twins 7 out of 22 heifers as snow, wind take toll
March 12, 2018 - 7:01am
March 6, 2018
General Mills will use wheat grown on Gunsmoke Farms to make Annie’s pasta products, including its signature macaroni and cheese. Courtesy photo / Flickr
Offutt's former SD farm goes all-organic for General Mills
March 6, 2018 - 4:48pm
March 5, 2018
Thea O’Carroll, founder and CEO Yield Organic, a company that matches organic producers with markets, speaks Feb. 23 in LaCrosse, Wis. O'Carroll says 82 percent of consumers say they seek organics, but that American farmers could lose the market to fake imports which could undermine consumer confidence. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Outside forces: Organic producers sense doom if fake imports allowed
March 5, 2018 - 7:07am
Commentary: 'Harvest Box' is a bad idea as SNAP alternative
March 5, 2018 - 7:00am
GMO corn is safe and healthier than unmodified varieties says Italian study
March 5, 2018 - 7:00am
Kristin Schafer, left, executive director of group called Pesticide Action Network, with offices in Berkley, Calif., and Denise O’Brien, PAN board chairman and organic farmer from southwest Iowa, confer Midwest Organic and Sustainable Education Service (MOSES) conference and trade show in LaCrosse, Wis., on Feb. Feb. 23. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Pesticide critics: dicamba episode marks 'choice point'
March 5, 2018 - 6:58am
Kevin Sedivec, North Dakota State University Extension range specialist and director of Central Grasslands Research Extension Center in Streeter, N.D., advises producers not to overgraze pastures already stressed from the 2017 drought. Photo taken Aug. 1, 2017, in Hettinger County, N.D. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Ag producers should prepare for a dry year, even if that's average
March 5, 2018 - 6:57am
A delegation of South Dakota farmers tour the Port of Progreso on the Yucatan Peninsula during the See for Yourself tour in Mexico. Michelle Rook / Special to Forum News Service
SD farmers observe importance of Mexican export market on See for Yourself tour
March 5, 2018 - 6:05am
March 2, 2018
Michelle Erickson-Jones is the president of the Montana Grain Growers Association and a farmer and rancher in south central Montana. Special to Forum News Service
5 questions with Michelle Erickson-Jones, farmer, rancher and Montana Grain Growers Association president
March 2, 2018 - 3:55pm
February 26, 2018
George Schuler IV, 28, is a co-owner and grain and logistics manager for Minn-Kota Ag Products, Inc., at Breckenridge, Minn. The company does business in North Dakota and Minnesota, and is expanding grain capacity to nearly 9 million bushels. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Market cloud: Tax 'fix' tips scales by 15 cents per bushel to co-ops
February 26, 2018 - 7:35am