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April 24, 2018
Minnesota House Tax Chairman Greg Davids talks about a tax bill his committee debated Tuesday, April 24, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
House tax bill is 'Ain't My Fault' effort
22 hours 45 min ago
April 23, 2018
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Spring flooding begins with flooded farmland along Red River
April 23, 2018 - 9:21pm
Southwest ND horse contracts rare fatal, highly contagious disease
April 23, 2018 - 5:12pm
Bill Sczepanski, 56, of Stephen, Minn., ran a farming operation that topped 27,000 acres in 2014, only to go insolvent in 2017, adversely affecting a finance company and a co-op elevator at nearby Alvarado, Minn. Photo summer 2014, at Stephen, Minn. (Forum News Service/Agweek)
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
April 23, 2018 - 6:00am
April 21, 2018
Mirek Petrovic founded FARMtastic Heritage Food Hub in Anamoose, along with his wife, Julia, to give local growers an outlet for their produce, including the food grown by the Petrovics on Slavic Heritage Farm. (Submitted photo)
Anamoose food hub opens doors for local food growers
April 21, 2018 - 8:13pm
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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
April 21, 2018 - 8:30am
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
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Heitkamp: Smart trade policy - not tariffs - needed to support N.D. farmers
April 17, 2018 - 2:30pm
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