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October 2, 2017
Though STEER Inc. now uses electric branding irons, the office still has an old branding iron with its brand of a cross over a triangle.  Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Spreading the gospel through agriculture
October 2, 2017 - 5:02am
September 18, 2017
Fruit project manager Kathy Wiederholt speaks about the different types of fruit grown at the Carrington Research Extension Center on Wednesday, August 2, 2017. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Wide range of ag research conducted at Carrington Extension center
September 18, 2017 - 6:54am
September 4, 2017
Diamond W Feeds in Medina, N.D., is just completing a $1.2 million project to get back up and running after an October 2016 fire. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Diamond W Feeds in Medina back up and running after fire
September 4, 2017 - 8:25am
August 28, 2017
Cows are sorted into pens for a livestock auction in Dickinson, North Dakota, U.S. August 17, 2017. Many ranchers in the area have sold off more animals than usual to combat high feed costs after a summer-long drought. Picture taken August 17, 2017. REUTERS/Andrew Cullen
South Dakota man who stole cattle from Walsh County rancher avoids jail time
August 28, 2017 - 4:07pm
August 12, 2017
Cory Eich looks over a solar well in his pastures near Epiphany, S.D. Mercedes Lemke / Forum News Service
Rain, wells and grass management help during drought
August 12, 2017 - 2:26am
July 31, 2017
Roughly 200 people attended a tour of Black Leg Ranch near Menoken, N.D., on July 19 that featured conservationist Allan Savory. The tour included a look at one of the ranch's pastures. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Savory Institute visit to ND ranch focuses on importance of soil health
July 31, 2017 - 7:23am
July 8, 2017
Penny Zimmerman, President, American National Cattlewomen, Foley, Minn. (Submitted photo)
5 questions with ... Penny Zimmerman, President, American National CattleWomen, Foley, Minn.
July 8, 2017 - 10:08am
June 26, 2017
David Wanner, left, and his son David hosted a stop on the North Dakota Stockmen's Association's annual feedlot tour on June 20, 2017. The Wanners walked attendees around the feedlot, explaining the construction and function of each part. (Jenny Schlecht/Agweek)
ND family's feedlot deals with drought conditions
June 26, 2017 - 7:08am
Field peas had three or four pods and peas in them in mid-June. Farmer Pete Severson of Onida, S.D., wondered if rains would produce more blossoms on for better production. Photo taken June 13, 2017, near Onida, S.D. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Central SD farmer sees 4-year drought 'rotation'
June 26, 2017 - 6:54am
June 12, 2017
State Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring (right) visited Janet (left) and L.J. Dohrmann at their ranch Monday afternoon. Photo by Ellie Potter / The Dickinson Press
'Far from a crop': ND ag commissioner looking for input to fight drought
June 12, 2017 - 10:26pm
June 8, 2017
Stockmen's Livestock Exchange had 2,300 cattle Thursday afternoon, an increase from the usual 300 to 500. Photo by Ellie Potter/The Dickinson Press
Drought takes toll: Drastic increase in cattle sales at Stockmen’s Livestock Exchange
June 8, 2017 - 9:24pm
Most parts of this hay field outside of Richardton, N.D., hasn't grown enough to cut by June 5, 2017. All of North Dakota and large areas of South Dakota and Montana are abnormally dry or in drought conditions, leading ranchers to sell off cattle to make up for low feed supplies. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Drought conditions lead to herd trimming across region
June 8, 2017 - 2:18pm
June 6, 2017
Kist yard worker Mike "Gunslinger" Wetsch prepares to tag a group of Charolais cows on Tuesday afternoon, June 6, 2017. With large numbers of cows being sold, it's not unusual for all the pens to be filled at the livestock sales barn in Mandan, N.D. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Drought causing ranchers to sell cattle
June 6, 2017 - 5:05pm
May 27, 2017
KaSondra Staiger and her family from Hebron, N.D. (Submitted photo)
5 questions with ... KaSondra Staiger, Rancher, Hebron, N.D.
May 27, 2017 - 12:17pm
According to Pete Bauman, the consequences of converting native grassland include the loss of societal benefits from the insects, pollinators and plants lost, as well as possible future increases in regulation and strain on remaining native grasslands. Submitted photo / Pete Bauman.
SDSU study analyzes East River native grasslands
March 27, 2017 - 11:30am