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A new study finds that farmers who plant Bt corn reduce crop damage and insecticide use in nearby fields of non-genetically engineered crops such as peppers and green beans. Erin Brown / Grand Vale Creative
The benefits of Bt corn: Study finds GMO reduces crop damage in nearby fields
13 hours 29 min ago
Katie Pinke sits alongside her husband, Nathan, whose dreams changed and he chose to move back to his hometown and work in a family business. Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
When dreams change, embrace and encourage
13 hours 57 min ago
March 21, 2018
The sales of kuchen and other refrigerated foods from uninspected kitchens would have been regulated more closely under rules proposed by the North Dakota Department of Health. The department on March 20, 2018,
pulled the rules from consideration.
Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
ND Health Department pulls proposed cottage foods rules
March 21, 2018 - 11:44am
A John Deere combine harvester in Malden, Illinois, on Sept. 30, 2015.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Deere is worried about retaliation against U.S. agriculture
March 21, 2018 - 7:51am
March 19, 2018
Sanborn Central juniors Austin Schmit and Alex Wormstadt designed a portable portable calf box that would make it possible to bring the calf box out to the calves in the field attached to the back of an ATV style vehicle that would have a heater inside of it powered by a 12-volt battery to keep calves warm in the box. Matt Gade / Forum News Service
High school project for warming calves turns into business plan
March 19, 2018 - 2:47pm
COLUMN: Let the market decide: Organic and economics
March 19, 2018 - 8:53am
Study from Minnesota group criticizes federal crop insurance
March 19, 2018 - 8:44am
Paul Houglum of Perley, Minn., stands in the grain elevator dumping facility in Perley, Minn. Photo taken March 13, 2018, in Perley, Minn. (Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service/Agweek)
Watch your ears! Farmers still suffer hearing loss
March 19, 2018 - 8:42am
Eli Wipf, minister for the Fairview Colony, inspects the wet-dry feeder made by the colony during a March 8, 2018, tour of the colony's new pig finishing barns near LaMoure, N.D. (Jenny Schlecht / Agweek/Forum News Service)
Fairview Colony unveils 6,000-head pig barn complex
March 19, 2018 - 8:39am
Magaly Tapia Santos says the hog operation she manages relies on the U.S. for their feed ingredients because local farmers cannot grow enough corn or soybeans to supply the plant. (Michelle Rook / Special to Forum News Service)
Mexican agribusinesses express concern about NAFTA
March 19, 2018 - 8:11am
Is 'fake meat' competition for real meat?
March 19, 2018 - 7:14am
March 17, 2018
Anika Pinke drinks a glass of milk. Drinking milk is a staple at Midwestern tables, and particularly in rural homes. Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
Drink milk -- and save a farm
March 17, 2018 - 6:05am
March 14, 2018
Monsanto Company logo from Wikimedia Commons.
Monsanto's cancer fight judge pictures weed killer showers
March 14, 2018 - 11:12am
Monsanto Company logo from Wikimedia Commons.
Monsanto's cancer fight judge pictures weed killer showers
March 14, 2018 - 11:12am
March 12, 2018
Ron Moore, left, chairman of the American Soybean Association, and John Heisdorffer, president of the ASA, said Chinese tariffs on U.S. beans would be devastating to the market because 30 percent of soybeans grown in the U.S. are exported to China. Michelle Rook / Special to Forum News Service
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
March 12, 2018 - 7:13am