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March 7, 2018
WOSTER: Looking back at life on the farm
March 7, 2018 - 8:44am
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 3, 2018
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AgweekTV: Fighting Rural Opioid Abuse
March 3, 2018 - 8:30am
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
March 1, 2018
Alan Guebert
OPINION: Slouching toward 2014
March 1, 2018 - 7:57am
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
Patricia Wolff, American Farm Bureau senior director of congressional relations, says the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has many positive aspects for agriculture. Michelle Rook / Special to Forum News Service
Tax reform positive for farmers, ranchers
February 26, 2018 - 7:27am
Clockwise from front right are partners in Barn Boss: Brad Mitchell, Jeff Stitt, and Mark Reidinger, flanked by a chore machine they’re marketing from Appleton, Minn. Photo taken Jan. 25, 2018, at Appleton, Minn. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Minn. invention Barn Boss cuts turkey trot
February 26, 2018 - 7:03am
Mark Giddings, president of Giddings and Associates, a Fargo accounting firm, thinks “hundreds” of new farm-based grain marketing cooperatives will form in response to a tax reform change that benefits cooperatives over corporate grain companies. Derek Fletcher / Forum News Service
Biggest co-op run since '20s? Accountants, lawyers get busy
February 26, 2018 - 6:48am
February 24, 2018
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AgweekTV: Ag Tax Reform
February 24, 2018 - 8:30am