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June 11, 2018
Senators seek to check president's authority on tariffs related to national security
June 11, 2018 - 6:50am
Two-row barley could use some rain but has a good start toward a strong crop at J&K Farms, as the Mooreton, N.D., skyline the background. The two-row barley is more highly sought in a trend toward micro-brewery beer consumers. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Barley near Mooreton, N.D., could use a drink
June 11, 2018 - 6:41am
A Katahdin lamb looks between the bars of its pen at Lillehaugen Farms in Brocket, N.D. on Tuesday, May 29, 2018. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
U.S. sheep industry bounces back
June 11, 2018 - 6:34am
Gale Filipek was planting some of the last of the soybeans on the Francis Hass farm near Raymond, S.D., (west of Watertown) on June 1, just before the farm picked up nine-tenths of an inch of rain. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Northeast SD farmers race to seed soybeans
June 11, 2018 - 6:31am
June 8, 2018
Morgan Tope-Yates, 16, comforts Blue, a year-old, three-legged sheet at Farmaste Animal Sanctuary near Lindstrom on Wednesday, June 6, 2018. Tope-Yates, a Stillwater High School junior, often spends time at her mom's shelter taking care of the animals. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Pressplay button
Abused, neglected animals getting a second chance on new Minn. rescue farm
June 8, 2018 - 6:17pm
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
Katie Pinke with Nancy Grossi on Grossi's northern California dairy farm. Courtesy photo / Katie Pinke
Commentary: How social media can build real friendships that last
June 8, 2018 - 11:50am
June 7, 2018
Tim Hully harvests corn at Walnut Grove Farm in Adairville, Ky., Sept. 14, 2016. As a proposed takeover of Monsanto by Bayer AG draws closer, many farmers are expressing their mistrust of the latest wave of consolidation in the agribusiness world. (Joe Buglewicz/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Bayer closes Monsanto deal to cap $63 billion transformation
June 7, 2018 - 12:18pm
June 5, 2018
An aerial photograph taken above Princeton, Illinois, U.S., on Oct. 9, 2017 shows corn being harvested. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Trump support wavering in farm country over ethanol, trade moves
June 5, 2018 - 1:33pm
Farmer Scott Harper walks through a soybean field in Wheatfield, Ind., in July 2014. Selling more commodities like soybeans to the Chinese would make U.S. farmers happy, and reduce the trade deficit, but would not accomplish much more than that. Daniel Acker / copyright 2018 The New York Times
China offered to buy $70 billion in US ag and energy products to ward off Trump's tariffs
June 5, 2018 - 11:30am
An aerial photograph taken above Princeton, Illinois, U.S., on Oct. 9, 2017 shows corn being harvested. Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Trump support wavering in farm country over ethanol, trade moves
June 5, 2018 - 7:12am
June 4, 2018
Pelleting plant targeted for Napa Junction
June 4, 2018 - 2:44pm
With persistent rains the last few weeks near Elk Point, S.D., there is water standing in many fields, and that may force him to take prevented plant on some of those acres. (Michelle Rook / Forum News Service/AgweekTV Anchor)
Delayed planting season frustrating for SD farmers
June 4, 2018 - 8:00am
Wheat in a field ready for harvest. Stock photo
Durum acres drop; but how much?
June 4, 2018 - 7:15am
June 1, 2018
Younger farmers are especially vulnerable when interest rates rise because they tend to not have as much land in their own names, so they have less to offer the bank as collateral.  Photo for The Washington Post by Kristina Barker
The latest blow to struggling family farms: rising interest rates
June 1, 2018 - 12:36pm
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