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May 17, 2019
Fields are still covered in water south of Ethan in Davison County, as pictured here Thursday. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Mother Nature uncooperative in planting process
May 17, 2019 - 7:00am
May 16, 2019
Andrew Rick, a ninth-grade student at West Central High School, presents at the South Dakota FFA Agriscience Fair at Mitchell Technical Institute on April 17. (Marcus Traxler / Republic)
Agriscience fair shows FFA investigative skills
May 16, 2019 - 12:00pm
May 11, 2019
Jenny Schlecht
The Sorting Pen: The ‘lifestyle’ of farming can be draining. Let’s talk about it
May 11, 2019 - 6:00am
May 9, 2019
People check out machinery and implements at the Sioux Falls Farm Show in Sioux Falls, S.D., in 2015. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Farm numbers drop in South Dakota, ag survey shows
May 9, 2019 - 10:35am
OUR VIEW: A farm for our region to notice
May 9, 2019 - 7:00am
A dirt road runs between two corn fields in Adair, Iowa, in April. Photo for The Washington Post by Joshua Lott.
As Democrats woo rural voters, some say why bother
May 9, 2019 - 6:00am
May 7, 2019
Paul Wagner gets ready to incorporate fertilizer on land his family farms near Fisher, Minn., on Monday, May 7, 2019. Planting has been limited in the Red River Valley due to cooler and wetter conditions. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Farmers in region ‘super edgy’
May 7, 2019 - 5:29pm
An artist's rendering of buildings associated with the Grand Farm autonomous farming initiative depicts how it might look in three to five years, about 10 miles south of Fargo, N.D. Image courtesy of Emerging button
What could be the farm of the future is taking shape just outside Fargo
May 7, 2019 - 6:00am
April 27, 2019
Forum News Service file
Wave of new tech firms targeting farms in weather wars
April 27, 2019 - 2:08pm
April 21, 2019
Stock photo / Pixabay
Sweet corn out, sweet potatoes in: Data shows fundamental shifts in American farming
April 21, 2019 - 11:34am
April 15, 2019
A farmer carries a bag of corn seed in Malden, Ill., on May 16, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
US farmers fear China deal will leave them worse off than before trade war
April 15, 2019 - 9:23am
April 12, 2019
Farm income drops in five-year span, USDA report says
April 12, 2019 - 2:46pm
April 5, 2019
(Luke Hagen / Republic)
For planting, corn concerns follow wet weather
April 5, 2019 - 7:31am
March 29, 2019
Corn is shown in a field in this Daily Republic file photo. (Daily Republic file photo)
Corn acres expected up, soybeans down for SD in 2019
March 29, 2019 - 4:56pm
March 23, 2019
A farm south of Mitchell near Highway 37. (Luke Hagen / Republic)
Farmers, ranchers face hard decisions as ag economy continues to slide
March 23, 2019 - 7:00am