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Jenny Schlecht
The Sorting Pen: Learning the ag history of the region through biography
4 hours 56 min ago
June 18, 2019
U.S. Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Steve Censky spoke with reporters in St. Paul on Tuesday, June 18, 2019, about ongoing trade debates and some of the struggles farmers are facing. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Tariffs, swine fever top of mind as USDA leader sits down with Minn. farm groups
19 hours 14 min ago
File photo of a corn field in South Dakota. (Matt Gade / Forum News Service)
Weather woes cause American corn farmers to throw in the towel
22 hours 41 min ago
A vegetative buffer is seen Thursday, June 13, in Wilkin County, Minn. Buffers reduce erosion and help prevent water pollution by filtering out phosphorus, nitrogen and sediment before runoff reaches waterways. Meagan Deanne / The Forum
Most Minnesota farmers achieve buffer compliance, even as resentment lingers
June 18, 2019 - 9:10am
The future Bismarck Livestock Auction remains incomplete as owners Jess George and Dean Ulmer awaited answers on zoning confusion. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Bureaucracy vs. the sale barn: Bismarck Livestock Auction plans to move forward, fill a need
June 18, 2019 - 6:00am
June 17, 2019
Soybeans are unloaded from a truck in Illinois.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Trump's $16 billion farm bailout criticized at the WTO
June 17, 2019 - 11:51am
June 15, 2019
Growing optimism: Dairy producers see glimmer of hope for milk prices
June 15, 2019 - 8:30am
June 14, 2019
The Bayer AG logo sits on display behind silhouetted members of the management board during the company's annual general meeting in Bonn, Germany, on May 25, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Krisztian Bocsiplay button
Roundup is embroiled in cancer cases. Now its maker is putting $5 billion toward a new kind of weed killer
June 14, 2019 - 10:04am
June 12, 2019
Kevin Waslaski and his son, Logan, on June 3 were seeing the more common crucifer flea beetle (Phyllotreta cruciferae Goez) beetles on their canola, for which the seed treatment is more effective. The crucifer beetles iridescent blue sheen on the wing covers. They’re called “flea” beetles because they have enlarged rear legs that allow them to jump to escape, like fleas.  Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service / Agweek
Smoke in the air, eyes on the ground
June 12, 2019 - 7:30am
Ben Pesek, general manager and owner of Kulm (N.D.) Service, says he has been able to retain much of the Titan Machinery team at Kulm, N.D., as he’s built a Kulm Service ag equipment service center. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
‘Everyone’s happy we’re here’
June 12, 2019 - 7:30am
Katie Pinke had a mammogram May 9 from a mobile unit that travels to rural health care clinics. The results led her to needing additional screening and biopsies. Submitted photo
The Pinke Post: There is no shame in taking care of yourself
June 12, 2019 - 6:30am
Kevin Waslaski and his son, Logan, on June 3 were seeing the more common crucifer flea beetle (Phyllotreta cruciferae Goez) beetles on their canola, for which the seed treatment is more effective. The crucifer beetles iridescent blue sheen on the wing covers. They’re called “flea” beetles because they have enlarged rear legs that allow them to jump to escape, like fleas.  Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service / Agweek
Smoke in the air, eyes on the ground
June 12, 2019 - 6:00am
June 11, 2019
Tariffs among factors weighing on commodity prices
June 11, 2019 - 5:04pm
Ben Pesek, general manager and owner of Kulm (N.D.) Service, says he has been able to retain much of the Titan Machinery team at Kulm, N.D., as he’s built a Kulm Service ag equipment service center. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
'Everyone's happy we're here'
June 11, 2019 - 7:00am
June 10, 2019
Flood waters surround Lock and Dam 17 on the Mississippi River as seen in an aerial photograph taken near New Boston, Ill., on June 7, 2019. Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Hundreds of barges stalled as floods hinder Midwest supplies
June 10, 2019 - 12:45pm
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