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May 14, 2018
Jenny Schlecht
It's amazing what a little rain can do for the land and the spirit
May 14, 2018 - 7:02am
April 30, 2018
Applejack, one of the "mane" characters on "My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic," is a favorite with Jenny Schlecht's daughter, because she's a farm girl, too. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
My Little Pony and the representation of agriculture in media
April 30, 2018 - 7:02am
April 5, 2018
Cliff Reindl, general manager at Seven Oaks Dairy, prepares to milk a cow at the dairy March 27. Reindl is the general manager at all three dairies owned by Hart Agriculture, including Seven Oaks. Photo for The Washington Post by Kevin D. Liles.
'Cow Fitbits' and artificial intelligence are coming to the dairy farm, but some farmers aren't impressed
April 5, 2018 - 11:56am
March 26, 2018
At Ag Day at the Pavilion in Sioux Falls, S.D., kids see what is on the menu for cattle at feeding time. Michelle Rook / Special to Forum News Service
SD agriculture showcased at Ag Day at the Pavilion
March 26, 2018 - 6:30am
March 5, 2018
Kevin Sedivec, North Dakota State University Extension range specialist and director of Central Grasslands Research Extension Center in Streeter, N.D., advises producers not to overgraze pastures already stressed from the 2017 drought. Photo taken Aug. 1, 2017, in Hettinger County, N.D. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Ag producers should prepare for a dry year, even if that's average
March 5, 2018 - 6:57am
February 28, 2018
Kevin Sedivec, rangeland specialist and director of the North Dakota State University Central Grasslands Research Extension Center, warns ranchers against overgrazing during the Farming and Ranching for the Bottom Line conference held in Bismarck Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018. Jessica Holdman / Bismarck Tribune
Researchers warn ranchers against overgrazing in spring
February 28, 2018 - 8:50am
February 26, 2018
Patricia Wolff, American Farm Bureau senior director of congressional relations, says the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has many positive aspects for agriculture. Michelle Rook / Special to Forum News Service
Tax reform positive for farmers, ranchers
February 26, 2018 - 7:27am
January 15, 2018
David Lunde, tax director for Griggs County, stands in a pasture near Cooperstown, N.D. on Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Returning home, young ND farmer branches out as family begins planning for farm transfer
January 15, 2018 - 7:10am
December 11, 2017
A wooden folding fence is a great gift for the farm kid who can't keep his livestock (and other toys) in their pen. (Jenny Schlecht/Agweek)
10 gift ideas for the farm families on your Christmas list
December 11, 2017 - 6:50am
December 3, 2017
Tyler Schau, an assistant professor at Bismarck (N.D.) State College, discusses land transfer options and succession planning with his farm management class on Nov. 29, 2017. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Bismarck State College class helps future farmers and ranchers plan for future
December 3, 2017 - 9:14am
October 20, 2017
Heidi Heitkamp
Heitkamp requests more help for western ND FSA offices
October 20, 2017 - 2:25pm
October 2, 2017
Column: The not-so-idyllic life of a rancher
October 2, 2017 - 9:27am
September 22, 2017
About 300 of the North Dakota Stockmen’s Association’s 2,980 members attended the group’s annual meeting and trade show in Fargo. The group’s president, Warren Zenker of Gackle, N.D., and Julie Ellingson, executive vice president, chaired the meeting. Photo taken Sept. 22, 2017, in Fargo. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
ND Stockmen remember 2017
September 22, 2017 - 4:42pm
September 10, 2017
Firefighters work on the Sartin Draw Fire in southeastern Montana. (BLM photo)
MT expands hay lottery as drought, fire situation worsen
September 10, 2017 - 2:49pm
August 25, 2017
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Why are Bill Gates and Richard Branson investing in meat that costs $18,000 a pound?
August 25, 2017 - 9:55am
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