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June 26, 2015
ND corn growers executive director resigns abruptly
June 26, 2015 - 2:34pm
May 18, 2015
Frost threatens northern U.S. corn; rains soak southern Plains
May 18, 2015 - 2:22pm
November 27, 2014
Winter’s arrival interrupts corn, sunflower harvest
November 27, 2014 - 8:40pm
November 3, 2014
Local farmers hit or miss on corn and sunflower harvest
November 3, 2014 - 12:36pm
September 11, 2014
Big crop gets bigger: USDA raises U.S. corn, soybean estimates
September 11, 2014 - 12:43pm
August 15, 2014
FNS Photo by Tracy Frank
Quinn Fenger, a Minnesota State University Moorhead sophomore biology major, works as a corn pollinator for DuPont Pioneer.
Teens give life back to the kernels: Pollinators walk fields to help seed company develop new lines of corn
August 15, 2014 - 10:58pm
August 13, 2014
Corn dips as U.S. harvest expected to top government outlook
August 13, 2014 - 10:52am
July 14, 2014
‘It’s a supply and demand issue’: Price of corn less than half what it was 1 year ago
July 14, 2014 - 10:44pm
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 28, 2014
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
March 12, 2014
Mechanical failure to blame for ethanol plant fire
March 12, 2014 - 7:40pm
March 6, 2014
Ben Bernard, a computer specialist with the North Dakota State University architecture and landscape architecture department, holds a nut-and-bolt that took 20 to 30 minutes to print from a corn-based product, an example of the precision of 3 dimensional printing and the durability of the material (Forum News Service Photo by Mikkel Pates).
Printing the future of manufacturing
March 6, 2014 - 9:02pm
March 2, 2014
FNS Photo by Michael Vosburg 
Abdullah Al Bari, a doctoral candidate at North Dakota State University, stands in a nursery field of 100 families of corn stands Sept. 20 in Fargo that that will be used as seed in test plots next year all over the state.
Considering the alternatives: As corn prices plunge, farmers look to other crops
March 2, 2014 - 12:40am
February 20, 2014
Submitted Photo
Seth Locken of New Town has launched a new brand of ice cream called MilkHaus. It comes in traditional flavors, like salted caramel and coffee, but Locken also experiments with unconventional ingredients, including sweet corn, sweet potato and bacon.
Bacon, potatoes and corn, oh my: New Town ice cream brand features creative confections
February 20, 2014 - 12:34am
December 26, 2013
Profits still possible: Interest in ‘minor’ crops could rise
December 26, 2013 - 1:34pm