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Once a conservation failure, fishing success now found at Minnesota's largest inland lake
June 2, 2020
Big-volume grain trader calls it a career
CASSELTON, N.D. — Keith Finney bought his last corn for Tharaldson Ethanol on his 67th birthday, March 28, 2020. Thus ended 47 years of grain...
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May 30, 2020
Cattle feeders look for market fix
Cattle feeders are looking for a change in the cash cattle markets, and a new bill looks to force additional negotiated cash cattle.
May 30, 2020 - 8:30am
May 29, 2020
Durum, pasta industry copes with volatile demand
PORTLAND, Ore. — Pasta and other “shelf-stable” stables like pulse crops are “flying off the grocery shelves” in the era of COVID-19...
May 29, 2020 - 9:43pm
Every worker has COVID-19 at one Tennessee farm on eve of produce harvest
All of the roughly 200 employees on a produce farm in Tennessee tested positive for covid-19 this month. In New Jersey, more than 50 workers...
May 29, 2020 - 12:25pm
May 28, 2020
Direct payments for farmers will help but maybe not enough
MANDAN, N.D. — Agriculture producers have started applying for direct payments through the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program, but it’s...
May 28, 2020 - 2:46pm
May 27, 2020
Healthier diets would make better use of resources, report says
More Americans eating healthier diets would help the U.S. food system make better use of some natural resources, according to a new federal government...
May 27, 2020 - 6:00am
May 26, 2020
Cattle feeders up against a wall
WATERTOWN, S.D. — The signs on the Deberg Farm along U.S. Highway 212 west of Watertown, S.D., always say “EAT BEEF.” But an unhappy cattleman,...
May 26, 2020 - 6:00am
Millions in federal aid given to Midwest meat and dairy distributors
AMES, Iowa — Operations at both plants ran by WG Provisions were suspended for over a month because of COVID-19, according to Darren Dies,...
May 26, 2020 - 6:00am
May 25, 2020
The Pinke Post: 9 slow summer experiences for you and your family
For several years now, I’ve aspired to foster a “slow summer” for our family. Despite my best efforts, the calendar always filled with...
May 25, 2020 - 6:00am
May 23, 2020
Food box program a win for companies, food pantries
USDA is spending a billion dollars at ag processing companies around the country, to put together boxes of dairy, meat, and produce for food...
May 23, 2020 - 8:30am
May 20, 2020
Planting struggles continue as 2019 problems spill into 2020 for ND farmers
Crop consultant Mark Huso has 45 farmer clients in north central and northeastern North Dakota. As of May 11, only four had started planting....
May 20, 2020 - 6:00am
May 19, 2020
COVID-19 ag aid signup to start May 26
FARGO — Farmers and ranchers won’t need to stampede U.S. Department of Agriculture offices on the day after Memorial Day weekend to be eligible...
May 19, 2020 - 4:10pm
A lonely lambing season for Northfield farm family
NORTHFIELD, Minn. — The world and the wheel that Theresa Bentz uses to make yarn from wool keeps spinning even during a pandemic. Theresa...
May 19, 2020 - 6:00am
May 18, 2020
The Pinke Post: Pandemic reveals importance of 'agvocacy' efforts
When grocery store shelves are bare in places or your online grocery preferences are out of stock, your food choices quickly become top of mind....
May 18, 2020 - 6:00am
May 16, 2020
Field residue issues complicate planting in North Dakota
Planting has been delayed in northeast North Dakota due to wet soils and poor field conditions left after a tough harvest last fall.
May 16, 2020 - 8:30am