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September 25, 2017
Bales in a field near Pettibone, N.D., will be gathered soon for winter feeding. Ranchers in drought-stricken areas of North Dakota and Montana have turned to Conservation Reserve Program acres, as well as cash crops, to put together enough feed for their livestock. Photo taken Sept. 19, 2017. (Jenny Schlecht/Agweek)
Livestock Forage Program could do more for producers, ranchers say
September 25, 2017 - 10:12am
The impact of dicamba drift on fields won't be known until soybean harvest begins. (Michelle Rook/Special to Agweek)
Yield impact of dicamba injury unknown, label changes possible in SD
September 25, 2017 - 9:58am
September 11, 2017
Wanda Patsche of Welcome, Minn., operates combine during harvest in the fall. (Submitted photo)
5 questions with ... Wanda Patsche, Welcome, Minn., pig, corn and soybean farmer
September 11, 2017 - 9:07am
August 26, 2017
Amy and Travis Steele, New Rockford, N.D. Submitted photo.
5 questions with ... Travis Steele, bison rancher and direct meat sales, New Rockford, N.D.
August 26, 2017 - 6:24am
August 21, 2017
Jon Timothy "J.T." Korkow, owner of Northwest Financial Consulting of Volberg, Mont., is one of few freelance ag credit advocates in the Dakotas, Minnesota and Montana. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
August 21, 2017 - 6:45am
August 14, 2017
Ron McMartin Jr., president of McM Inc., a sprawling high-value specialty crop farm based at St. Thomas, N.D., says he has no plans of quitting farming, despite false rumors. He's endured rumors of financial collapse and even that he'd committed suicide. Photo taken Oct. 10, 2016, near St. Thomas, N.D. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Trevor Peterson)
Minn. lawyer appointed to gather assets in McMartin bankruptcy case
August 14, 2017 - 4:26pm
August 12, 2017
Businesses in Wishek, N.D., rely on local support to survive. Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
Buying local fuels communities
August 12, 2017 - 7:59am
Leah Johnson, millennial farmer and seed salesperson, Elbow Lake, Minn. Submitted photo.
5 questions with ... Leah Johnson, farmer and seed salesperson, Elbow Lake, Minn.
August 12, 2017 - 7:11am
August 7, 2017
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
August 7, 2017 - 8:30am
August 4, 2017
President Zippy Duvall of American Farm Bureau said at 2017 Farmfest that his long-time friend, Sonny Purdue, will make a good U.S. agriculture secretary. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Early indications are farmers like Trump ag actions
August 4, 2017 - 2:06pm
August 3, 2017
A Golden-winged Warbler sits on a small perch in the early morning sun for a dramatic portrait.
U.S. bird report shows progress
August 3, 2017 - 8:24am
July 24, 2017
Michelle Donarski, a shareholder attorney in the Anderson, Bottrell, Sanden & Thompson law firm in Fargo, N.D., has gathered and assisted in farmer-plaintiffs in Minnesota and the Dakotas in lawsuits that allege Syngenta damaged them by releasing the MIR 162 trait in corn in 2013. Photo taken July 18, 2017, in Fargo, N.D. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
Plaintiff lawyer cheered in Syngenta-corn case
July 24, 2017 - 10:29am
July 21, 2017
Lonnie Smith, owner of Drifting Cowboy Saddle Shop, cuts out the bars to the saddle tree for a saddle in his workshop in Ree Heights. (Matt Gade / Republic)
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Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
July 21, 2017 - 1:00pm
Cal Stengel, owner of Stengel Oil in Milbank, watches as flax oil runs through the purifying system. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Flax oil good for humans, pets
July 21, 2017 - 12:30pm
Bee management practices continually changing
July 21, 2017 - 12:00pm
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