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April 10, 2014
Press Photo by Katherine Lymn
Area farmers and ranchers claim that the Killeer Farmers Union Cenex Co-op, shown here Wednesday, puts too much focus on being a supplier for the oil industry.
Co-op wants Killdeer Cenex to ‘start from scratch’: Farmers, ranchers say store and shop have shifted focus too much to oilfield
April 10, 2014 - 11:39pm
April 9, 2014
FNS Photo by Mike Nowatzki 
Secretary of State Al Jaeger, left, presents a ceremonial first copy of the 2013-2015 North Dakota Blue Book to the governor’s chief of staff, Ron Rauschenberger, on Wednesday at the Capitol in Bismarck.
‘Priceless’ Blue Book highlights N.D.’s 125th anniversary of statehood
April 9, 2014 - 3:46pm
April 6, 2014
(Photo by Mike Nowatzki / Forum News Service)
North Dakota Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring parades around the GOP State Convention floor with Doris Bromenschenkel of Fargo and other supporters before receiving the Republican Party's endorsement on Sunday, April 6, 2014, at the State Fair Center in Minot.
Ag commissioner Goehring survives GOP endorsement challenge
April 6, 2014 - 9:45pm
April 4, 2014
April Baumgarten
Baumgarten: It was all worth it
April 4, 2014 - 2:52pm
April 3, 2014
Waiting to get into the fields: Snow storms push planting season back to late April
April 3, 2014 - 10:45pm
Beef Talk: A teachable moment
April 3, 2014 - 6:42pm
Weed board’s meeting postponed to 2:30 p.m.
April 3, 2014 - 10:41am
April 1, 2014
Higher cost estimates put CHS nitrogen plant on hold
April 1, 2014 - 7:40pm
Canadian Pacific shifts to BNSF: Shippers say locomotives are being leased to U.S., further delaying their shipments
April 1, 2014 - 12:00am
March 31, 2014
Press Photos by Katherine Lymn
Red Trail Energy’s Chris Kline takes a sample of corn being converted into ethanol during one step of the process on Wednesday. The Richardton plant produces about 55 million gallons of the fuel each year.
Supporting farmers, making fuel: After early skepticism, Red Trail Energy ethanol plant in Richardton is going strong
March 31, 2014 - 9:56pm
March 29, 2014
Press Photo by Bryan Horwath
Pifer’s Auction and Reality auction associate Jim Sabe stands in the company’s Bowman office on March 11.
Pifer’s stays busy in Bowman
March 29, 2014 - 11:31pm
Press Photo by April Baumgarten
The rock bearing Alliance Ag Co-op’s name, shown March 20 outside the store in Regent, is a testament to the business’s standing in the community.
Keeping up with agriculture: Alliance Ag Co-op’s new facility in Regent serves area ranchers, farmers
March 29, 2014 - 11:25pm
Press Photo by Dustin Monke
Chet Nichols weighs and tests durum inside the durum elevator. Larry Gibson refuels his fuel truck at the Equity’s gas station.
A century of shaping Scranton: More than just an elevator, Scranton Equity Exchange enters 100th year as successful independent cooperative
March 29, 2014 - 11:20pm
March 28, 2014
FNS Photo by Michael Vosburg
Ryan Taylor accepts the North Dakota Democratic-NPL endorsement for agriculture commissioner during the state convention Friday at the Civic Center in Fargo.
‘Not a rubber stamp:' Taylor promises to be a voice for North Dakota farmers at Democratic convention
March 28, 2014 - 11:13pm
FNS Photo by Dave Wallis 
Soybeans are harvested Sept. 25 on the Kelly Thompson farm in rural Wheatland. High prices for the crop could encourage farmers to plant more while cutting back on corn, which has dropped in price over the last several months.
Reaping what you sow: Farmers to plant record soybean acres, scale back on corn
March 28, 2014 - 10:58am