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July 5, 2016
Clarence Laub, rural Elgin, says he'll try some new planting techniques next year in hopes of getting a more consistent stand of hemp. He's participating in a statewide pilot program and says it's been an interesting experience. (Tribune Photo by Lauren Donovan)
Elgin farmer considers hemp growing an experiment
July 5, 2016 - 5:20pm
July 4, 2016
Soybeans are planted into a field of grazed cover crops on the Ian Cunningham farm in this spring 2015 photo. Submitted photo
Low commodity prices, high input costs and dry weather have made for a difficult crop growing season
July 4, 2016 - 9:27pm
June 12, 2016
Large UAV test meetings set
June 12, 2016 - 10:35pm
June 10, 2016
Letter: Corporate farming would slowly destroy North Dakota family farms
June 10, 2016 - 7:32pm
Sarah Vogel and Willie Nelson: Measure 1 is about the soul of North Dakota
June 10, 2016 - 7:30pm
June 4, 2016
Rob Port
Port: Are we going to protect farmers from the tools they need to survive?
June 4, 2016 - 11:45pm
May 27, 2016
Jacobs: Corporate farming still haunts North Dakota
May 27, 2016 - 6:55pm
May 5, 2016
Two anhydrous ammonia bullet tanks, shown Sunday, May 1, 2016, are used by CHS Southwest Grain east of Taylor to supply area agricultural producers with nitrogen fertilizer. (Dustin Monke / The Dickinson Press)
Hoeven, fertilizer dealers oppose anhydrous restrictions
May 5, 2016 - 11:30am
An anhydrous ammonia nurse tank is seen at CHS Southwest Grain east of Taylor on Sunday, May 1, 2016. (Dustin Monke / The Dickinson Press)
Hoeven, fertilizer dealers oppose anhydrous restrictions
May 5, 2016 - 9:31am
May 2, 2016
Gene Hanson, a retiree who lives in Edgeley, N.D., recently created a football field-sized replica of the unpronounceable "love symbol" used by Prince to honor the late pop star. Hanson said he taped a drawing of the symbol to the hood of his tractor and started plowing. "I couldn’t believe it myself that it turned out so well," he said Monday, May 2, 2996. He expects the symbol to be gone in a couple of days, plowed over as the farmers who rent his land plant their crop. (Submitted Photo by Gene Hanson.)
North Dakota farmer plows Prince tribute into field
May 2, 2016 - 2:53pm
April 12, 2016
A seeder sits parked while being refilled with spring wheat on Sunday, April 3, northwest of Regent, N.D. (Dustin Monke / The Dickinson Press)
Planting season well underway, though farmers hope precipitation is in future
April 12, 2016 - 6:34pm
April 1, 2016
Leland Brand stands in front of his latest plane on his family ranch in Taylor on Thursday. The 94 year-old planes to keep flying as long as he can. 
(Press Photo by Kalsey Stults)
Age doesn’t deter passion that keeps Taylor’s Leland Brand an active pilot
April 1, 2016 - 10:19pm
February 7, 2016
North Dakota’s Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring
Ag commissioner: 2016 outlook ‘pretty dismal’ for farmers
February 7, 2016 - 6:02am
January 22, 2016
Big data pros, cons, Connectivity will affect farmland value
January 22, 2016 - 1:51pm
December 15, 2015
A combine dumps wheat into a grain cart on Aug. 31, 2013, south of Dickinson. (File Photo)
Past their peak: Experts say it's time to rework cropland rental rates
December 15, 2015 - 6:00am