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April 18, 2018
U.S. Reps. Tim Walz, left, and Collin Peterson of Minnesota talk Aug. 3, 2017, at Farmfest. On Wednesday, April 18, 2018, they spoke against a Republican-written farm bill that they said could cut people off food stamps. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Partisan split threatens federal farm bill
April 18, 2018 - 4:25pm
April 17, 2018
The Cargill Malting Plant in Spiritwood, seen on the right in this picture, is planning on ceasing operations this fall. Spiritwood Station, the coal-fired generating plant owned by Great River Energy, is seen on the left. John M. Steiner / The Sun
Cargill Malt closing could raise tax rates in future in Stutsman County
April 17, 2018 - 4:01pm
April 16, 2018
State Reps. Paul Anderson of Starbuck, left, and Jeff Backer of Browns Valley talk before the Minnesota House debates a bill to require legislative approval for any nitrate use rules on Monday, April 16, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
GOP fights Dayton effort to restrict some fertilizer use
April 16, 2018 - 5:39pm
Corn farmers and businesses starting May 11 will start receiving notices to file to prove claims in a Syngenta corn lawsuit. A preliminary settlement agreement indicates $1.51 billion in estimated claims, including $1.438 billion for U.S. farmers who did not raise Viptera or Duracade varieties during the 2013 to 2017 years. (Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service/Agweek)
Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
April 16, 2018 - 8:50am
With the persistence of winter, there are farmers already concerned about planting delays. (Michelle Rook / Special to Agweek / Forum News Service)
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
April 16, 2018 - 8:20am
American Crystal Sugar Co. share sales have traded well this winter, buoyed by favorable storage conditions, a boosted price projection, and comparisons to other commodity prices. (Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service/Agweek)
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
April 16, 2018 - 8:10am
Community members get a look at the new ag ed facility at Kidder County School in Steele, N.D (Jenny Schlecht / Agweek)
ND school unveils $450,000 ag expansion
April 16, 2018 - 8:00am
Randy Coffield's cow licks her calf March 14, 2018, at the rancher's home near Lake Bronson, Minn. The Kittson County Sheriff's Office confirmed 21 cattle deaths by wolves last year. April Baumgarten / Forum News Service
Wolf-related cattle losses a major concern for northwest Minnesota ranchers
April 16, 2018 - 7:55am
A single waterhemp plant produces hundreds of thousands of seeds. Plants that emerged early in 2015 were just beginning to shed seed in late August. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Weed stampede: Beets, other crops should reset herbicides to May-planted crop
April 16, 2018 - 6:42am
Pete Hanebutt, North Dakota Farm Bureau Public Policy Director. (Submitted photo)
Sustainability: In their own words: Farm groups explain what it means to them
April 16, 2018 - 6:00am
April 15, 2018
Snow piled up around the region shows on April 11 that it hasn't been the easiest of winters. But the snow always melts, eventually. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Commentary: Has this winter really been that bad?
April 15, 2018 - 7:20am
April 12, 2018
President Trump makes remarks as he meets with governors and members of Congress about tax cuts in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, April 12, 2018. Doug Mills / The New York Times
After White House meeting on trade, Burgum says 'playing field has not been level'
April 12, 2018 - 5:21pm
GOP proposes stricter work requirements for food stamp recipients, a step toward a major overhaul of the social safety net
April 12, 2018 - 1:43pm
April 10, 2018
SD farmer put on probation for disturbing six protected wetlands
April 10, 2018 - 3:51pm
April 9, 2018
Man killed by cow in central Minnesota
April 9, 2018 - 4:59pm