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July 9, 2018
Spraying season arrives: Upper Midwest crops move forward
July 9, 2018 - 8:00am
July 3, 2018
Soybean plants grow in a field near Tiskilwa, Illinois, on June 19, 2018.   Daniel Acker/Bloomberg
China to cancel more U.S. soy shipments as extra tariffs loom
July 3, 2018 - 10:01am
July 2, 2018
The Orris family started their farming in the 1950s with a string of small Ford tractors, helping them scratch out a living on some rocky soil.Photo taken June 1, 2018, near Clark, S.D. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Old Glory: Flags on farms show the Heartland's patriotism
July 2, 2018 - 6:16am
June 28, 2018
This file photo shows Black Diamond Farms outside Iowa City, Iowa, June 6, 2018. Farmers are pressuring Congress for a compromise with China to avert a costly trade war, and the Trump administration is showing signs of compromise. Whitten Sabbatini / copyright 2018 The New York Times
Senate passes sweeping farm bill by wide margin, setting up fight with House
June 28, 2018 - 5:24pm
June 25, 2018
A pie chart from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Economic Research Service shows the break down of spending in the 2014 Farm Bill. Click to view full graphic
Why the farm bill should matter to you
June 25, 2018 - 7:35am
June 22, 2018
Jaytee Sealey, top left, Leander Austin, bottom left, Tanner Willert, third from left, Emma Hunt, top, Mallory Valburg, bottom center, Tarra Mathews, top right, and Ashley Hunt take part in the annual cattle brand on the Mathews-Allen Ranch back in May. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Branding, ‘a neat tradition’: Mathews-Allen Ranch near Draper works 1,200 calves in two days
June 22, 2018 - 8:00am
June 21, 2018
Farmers, farmworkers openly diverge on immigration crisis
June 21, 2018 - 9:55am
Alan Guebert
On the road: Ireland's farms, food, and future
June 21, 2018 - 8:06am
June 18, 2018
Erin Brown / Grand Vale Creative
Website offers crop insurance information, state-by-state totals
June 18, 2018 - 7:03am
MoDak Dairy at Goodwin, S.D., is one of many South Dakota operations opening their doors to the public for June Dairy Month. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
SD dairy industry continues to grow, add economic value
June 18, 2018 - 6:44am
June 13, 2018
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt addresses farmers at a forum hosted by the National Sorghum Producers at the Schindler Farm near Reliance on Wednesday. (Ellen Bardash / Republic)
Amid farmer pressure, EPA’s Pruitt visits Reliance farm
June 13, 2018 - 6:29pm
June 11, 2018
Jenny Schlecht
The Sorting Pen: With barn cats, as with farming, optimism is needed
June 11, 2018 - 7:00am
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