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July 13, 2017
A truck is loaded with corn next to a pile of soybeans at Matawan Grain & Feed elevator near New Richland, Minnesota, U.S. on October 14, 2015. REUTERS/Karl Plume/File Photo
China signs second-largest deal for U.S. soybeans
July 13, 2017 - 2:54pm
July 12, 2017
File photo of a field of spring wheat on the south edge of Grand Forks in 2011. (Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald).
USDA forecasts spring wheat harvest at lowest since 2002
July 12, 2017 - 3:56pm
July 10, 2017
99 year-old farmer Earl Mallinger inspects rows of wheat on one of his plots near Oslo, Minn. on Saturday, June 24, 2017. (Nick Nelson/Agweek)
The centenarian farmer: MN ag producer still going strong
July 10, 2017 - 11:13am
July 2, 2017
Katie Brenny, Mazeppa, Minn. (Submitted photo)
5 questions with Katie Brenny, farmer with an off-farm career, Mazeppa, Minn.
July 2, 2017 - 12:12pm
June 26, 2017
Wheat stalks stand at a farm near Drysdale, Australia.  Bloomberg photo by Carla Gottgens.
Dusty wheat fields signal peak for glut
June 26, 2017 - 2:59pm
June 24, 2017
Tom DePuydt, Farmer/Rancher from Saco, Mont. (Submitted photo)
5 questions with ... Tom DePuydt, farmer/rancher, Saco, Mont.
June 24, 2017 - 11:51am
June 22, 2017
Dan Persons, a sheep farmer in rural Kensington, trims the nails off one of his sheep as his wife, Kay, looks on. Celeste Edenloff | Forum News Service
Minnesota farm couple raising sheep to help in treating human disease
June 22, 2017 - 4:35pm
June 19, 2017
Far North Spirits distills spirits in tanks such as this one using rye and corn grown by founder and head distiller Michael Swanson as well as domestically sourced Demerara and Turbinado sugar. Photo taken Tuesday, June 6, 2017. (Nick Nelson/Agweek)
Why grow rye? To make whiskey, of course
June 19, 2017 - 6:00am
June 15, 2017
Central Minnesota Young Farmers Coalition members Andrew Barsness (center) and Matthew Fitzgerald (right) testified before the Minnesota House Agriculture Policy Committee in support of the beginning farmer tax credit bill alongside Rep. Nels Pierson (R-Rochester). (Contributed)
Young farmers score victory at Legislature
June 15, 2017 - 8:51pm
Andrew Barsness started farming in 2011 after his grandparents passed away. He now lives on their farm north of Hoffman and rents 160 acres of the family's 270 acres. He is in his second year of transitioning to farming organic wheat and soybeans. (Celeste Edenloff / Forum News Service)
The accidental farmer: Minnesota man embraces ‘idyllic lifestyle’
June 15, 2017 - 8:50pm
June 12, 2017
If farmers never upgraded equipment, this is what agriculture still would look like. National Archives photo, circa 1939.
Quit hoping for farmers to fail
June 12, 2017 - 6:00am
June 3, 2017
Kevin Paap
5 questions with ... Kevin Paap, farmer and Minnesota Farm Bureau President, Blue Earth County, Minn.
June 3, 2017 - 4:20pm
May 22, 2017
Terry Wanzek enjoys spending time behind the wheel of a tractor. Though he plans to retire from farming in about five years, he'll still help the next generation in the field. Trevor Peterson / Forum News Service
Jamestown's Terry Wanzek balances farming with a side of politics
May 22, 2017 - 6:43am
May 13, 2017
Julie Peterson, Peterson Farms Seed
5 questions with ... Julie Peterson, Peterson Farms Seed
May 13, 2017 - 1:55pm
April 18, 2017
Report indicates corn acres planted are expected to be down 4 percent to 5.4 million acres, equaling the amount of soybean acres expected. (Erin Wicker/Special to Agweek)
South Dakota farmers plan for planting
April 18, 2017 - 9:10am