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Minnesota farmer also has full-time job at Digi-Key in Thief River Falls
August 13, 2019 - 6:00am
STEPHEN, Minn. — It’s a soggy July weekday morning — the good-looking crops don’t need more moisture — and the afternoon is destined...
Sugar industry spearheads super PAC for Peterson
August 12, 2019 - 6:00am
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Minnesota sugar producers are spearheading a new super PAC, called the Committee for Stronger Rural Communities, formed...
Celebrating Farmers Market week
August 10, 2019 - 8:30am
The number of farmers markets in the U.S.
Unlicensed Wyoming-based grain buyer did business in South Dakota for 15 years, PUC says
August 7, 2019 - 5:31pm
PIERRE, S.D. —A Wyoming feed company is facing a possible injunction for buying South Dakota grains after doing business in the state for over...
Sen. Hoeven, FSA chief detail trade aid payments as ‘stopgap’ for farmers
August 5, 2019 - 5:25pm
FARGO — U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., hosting a top U.S. Department of Agriculture official, told farm group leaders the first part in a second...
Life-threatening crash just a bump in the road for North Dakota farmer
August 5, 2019 - 6:00am
KENMARE, N.D. — It was June 6, 2017, and planting was behind.
Road to recovery: Young ND farmer gets second chance
August 3, 2019 - 8:30am
Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.comGet the latest agri-weather outlook with WDAY's Andrew Whitmyer
From ‘field to pint’: North Dakota malting company provides farm story to brewers
August 1, 2019 - 6:00am
BISMARCK — Sometime around 2014, John and Donovan Stober were sitting at the table, discussing ways to add value to their crops. The Stobers...
USMCA trade agreement will happen, proponents say
July 29, 2019 - 6:53pm
GRAND FORKS — Though the United States has not yet ratified the United States Mexico Canada Agreement, its proponents are confident it will....
'Cows are awesome': Working Grasslands Partnership uses managed cattle grazing to benefit habitat and wildlife on expired CRP lands in North Dakota
July 28, 2019 - 9:00am
WELLS COUNTY, N.D.
Fargo man makes local liqueur from old family recipe
July 27, 2019 - 8:30am
Fargo man is using local corn and sugar, and an old family recipe to create a product that's catching on fast. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV...
Hemp gaining traction among North Dakota farmers
July 21, 2019 - 11:35am
Hemp is gaining traction among farmers in North Dakota, and where state officials are seeing the most interest recently is in growing hemp for...
Extension Service perseveres in North Dakota
July 21, 2019 - 6:00am
PARK RIVER, N.D. — After church services a few Sundays ago, a fellow parishioner stopped Brad Brummond to ask him a question about water beetles....
Next generation of agriculture: Passionate despite headwinds
July 20, 2019 - 8:30am
The next generation of agriculture is full of enthusiasm and passion for the industry. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.comGet the...
Major pulse crop marketer, a victim of tariffs, weather, files Chapter 11 bankruptcy
July 15, 2019 - 6:00am
BISMARCK — One of North Dakota’s outstanding pulse crop marketers has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and reorganization, a victim...