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June 11, 2018
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 10, 2018
Jessie Veeder, Coming Home columnist
Commentary: Even without much money, family can make us rich
June 10, 2018 - 9:15am
June 9, 2018
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AgweekTV: Asparagus Season...Yum!
June 9, 2018 - 8:30am
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 4, 2018
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 2, 2018
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AgweekTV: One-of-a-kind dairy
June 2, 2018 - 8:30am
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
Efforts to maintain safe transport of livestock has resulted in the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration issuing final regulatory guidance regarding the agriculture commodity exemption, including less strict rules when drivers are within 150 air miles of their destination. Stock image
150 air-mile exemption provides flexibility for ag-related transportation
June 1, 2018 - 11:26am
May 31, 2018
Twenty-one primary counties in North Dakota have been designated as natural disaster areas due to continuing drought, according to a letter from U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
21 counties designated primary natural disaster areas due to drought
May 31, 2018 - 5:11pm
Local students earn prizes in Arbor Day Essay contest
May 31, 2018 - 3:30pm
May 30, 2018
Jaspers to leave secretary SD Department of Ag position in July
May 30, 2018 - 9:21am