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December 8, 2017
SD farmer must pay $180,000 for livestock forage disaster program scam
ATHOL, S.D. -- A northeast South Dakota farmer has agreed to pay the federal government $180,000 for fraud involving a livestock forage disaster program. In the case, Jason Sparling of Athol had submitted an application for a drought disaster payment to the Department of Agriculture...
December 8, 2017 - 3:41pm
November 10, 2017
Minn. Capitol Chatter: 2012 sex scandal came at a different time than 2017 allegations
MINNEAPOLIS—The Minnesota Legislature has been relatively free of sex-related scandals, which is one reason why recent harassment allegations...
November 10, 2017 - 10:50pm
Deputy USDA secretary comes home, says farmers need NAFTA
MINNEAPOLIS — A Minnesota native, now a key federal agriculture official, stands firmly behind the North American Free Trade Agreement....
November 10, 2017 - 2:54pm
November 6, 2017
The concerns of ag groups show just how much is at stake in the climate change debate
Editor's note: Jonathan Knutson received a fellowship from the North American Ag Journalists to attend the Society of Environmental Journalists'...
November 6, 2017 - 6:01am
November 2, 2017
Clovis withdraws nomination for UDSA's top scientist post after being linked to Russia probe
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Agriculture's chief scientist nominee, Sam Clovis withdrew his name from consideration Wednesday amid revelations...
November 2, 2017 - 1:39pm
October 22, 2017
Aaron Krauter, former FSA director and politician, returns home to ND family farm
REGENT, N.D. — Each time Aaron Krauter and his wife, Cindy, return to work on the Krauter family farm near Regent, they have been met...
October 22, 2017 - 11:19am
October 15, 2017
Farm bill veterans: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
PITTSBURGH — Understanding the U.S. farm bill isn't easy even for full-time agriculturalists. Journalists with limited exposure to ag may...
October 15, 2017 - 2:49pm
October 4, 2017
Minnesotans headed to USDA
WASHINGTON — Two men with Minnesota backgrounds are set to move into their U.S. Department of Agriculture offices. The Senate late Tuesday,...
October 4, 2017 - 4:49pm
October 2, 2017
Sustainable ND: SARE fellows visit the state
GRAND FORKS — Stacey Jones and Michael O'Donnell believe strongly in sustainable agriculture and are committed to learning more about it....
October 2, 2017 - 6:15am
September 25, 2017
Livestock Forage Program could do more for producers, ranchers say
PETTIBONE, N.D. — Most of North Dakota, South Dakota and Montana have experienced drought conditions this year. Livestock producers, in...
September 25, 2017 - 10:12am
September 19, 2017
Minnesotan headed to USDA: Dealing with climate change a priority
WASHINGTON — The Minnesota native who appears about to become deputy U.S. agriculture secretary says one of his priorities is to help farmers...
September 19, 2017 - 2:50pm
September 18, 2017
Minnesotan on track to become USDA's No. 2
WASHINGTON — A southwestern Minnesota native goes in front of a Senate committee Tuesday, Sept. 19, as nominee for the No. 2 man of the...
September 18, 2017 - 1:46pm
September 12, 2017
Rent prices increasing for cropland in northwest Minnesota
Rent prices for non-irrigated cropland are on the rise in several counties in northwest Minnesota, bucking the state trend. Marshall County had...
September 12, 2017 - 5:05pm
August 31, 2017
First farm-income gain in four years signals hope of bottom
U.S. farmer net income is forecast to rise this year for the first time since 2013, suggesting a bottom to an agriculture slump that left profit...
August 31, 2017 - 11:45am
August 11, 2017
Hoeven details federal drought assistance, seeks more help for hay transportation
DICKINSON, N.D.—U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., paid a visit to the Stockmen's Livestock Exchange in Dickinson Thursday to meet with area...
August 11, 2017 - 6:22pm