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February 25, 2020
Maddie Kelm, left, an FFA member and senior at Litchfield (Minn.) High School, takes a bundled-up Skyler Brannon, of Hartford, Ala., on a snowmobile ride near Litchfield on Feb. 16, the second day of a weeklong Peanut Butter and Milk Festival exchange. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
FFA club tends a classic north-south FFA exchange
23 hours 31 min ago
February 24, 2020
The Kessel's Arrow K Farm silos that are 36 ft in diameter and hold 25,000 bushels. (Photo courtesy of Jade Kessel)
Uncertainty in ag markets amid coronavirus spread
February 24, 2020 - 7:08pm
Producers in the Prairie Pothole region can apply for a new CRP program that allows them to put cover crops on marginal acres. (Jenny Schlecht / Agweek)
USDA launches Prairie Pothole conservation pilot program
February 24, 2020 - 1:36pm
February 22, 2020
Sister cities celebrate a nearly 50-year FFA tradition
February 22, 2020 - 8:30am
February 21, 2020
More Minnesota counties added to ag disaster declaration
February 21, 2020 - 5:51pm
February 20, 2020
Vaughn Priewe, production assistant, at Prairie Products in Fargo, removes CBD oil, from hemp using an ethanol process. Photo taken Feb. 3, in south Fargo. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
CBD oil processor, hemp farmers splitting revenues in emerging market
February 20, 2020 - 6:00am
February 19, 2020
USDA that half of all grain products served to the 30 million kids in the National School Lunch Program be whole grains. Agri-Pulse photo
Study: School kids eating more whole grains
February 19, 2020 - 6:00am
February 18, 2020
Kent Duane Anderson worked out of this Tappen, N.D., building during the years in which federal prosecutors allege he was purchasing non-organic grain and selling it as organic products. More bins were on site at the time Anderson was using the facility. South Dakota officials say Anderson's Rapid City, S.D, facility was nothing more than a metal pole barn with an auger in and an auger out, which allowed him to move frequently. (Jenny Schlecht / Agweek)
Man accused of making millions by mislabeling ag products as organic
February 18, 2020 - 3:18pm
Gladstone, N.D., rancher Gary Dassinger appears in a movie by Protect the Harvest about being targeted by animal activists. Michelle Rook / Forum News Serviceplay button
Protect the Harvest releases movie with inside look at animal activists
February 18, 2020 - 6:00am
February 17, 2020
Malick Diedhiou, commodities trader at Terra Ingredients of Minneapolis. Terra Ingredient
ND’s Stone Mill processes fonio crop
February 17, 2020 - 7:00am
February 15, 2020
Small Minnesota creamery produces more digestible milk
February 15, 2020 - 8:30am
February 14, 2020
Rita Young of Emerald Spring Dairy in far northern Winona County greets one of the many cows in the farm's operation on Feb. 7.  Brian Todd / Forum News Service
Regulations can be ‘very frustrating’ for Minnesota dairy farmers
February 14, 2020 - 5:45pm
Tim Nolte looks out over his herd of cattle on his family's farm near Sebeka, Minn., in early February. Nolte's children want to continue farming, but he says the environmental review process and delays have financially strapped him. Kirsti Marohn | MPR News
In long-running dispute over water and land in north-central Minnesota, a farmer is caught in the middle
February 14, 2020 - 2:34pm
GroShed technical engineer Jake Stern shows off one of the company's sheds at the Home and Remodeling Show in Minneapolis Jan. 31. Stern said plants grow fast under special LED lights, which also keep the inside of the structure warm. Martin Moylan | MPR News
Winter veggie gardens bloom in Minnesota
February 14, 2020 - 2:11pm
February 12, 2020
More than half of North Dakota's 2019 corn crop still is in the field. Ann Bailey / Forum News Service
'Amaizingly' prolonged corn harvest plagues farmers as spring approaches
February 12, 2020 - 5:21pm