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October 12, 2016
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ND expecting record corn, soybean, canola crops
October 12, 2016 - 6:31pm
September 30, 2016
Improved genetics have allowed farmers to grow soybeans further north in the last 25 years or so. Six million acres of soybeans are grown in North Dakota. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Staple crops of the northern Plains have immigrant origins
September 30, 2016 - 8:46pm
September 26, 2016
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Agricultural merger mania fuels fears among small seed sellers
September 26, 2016 - 8:07pm
August 30, 2016
A bushel of soybeans are shown on display in the Monsanto research facility in Creve Coeur, Missouri, U.S. on July 28, 2014.  REUTERS/Tom Gannam/File Photo
U.S. soybean plantings to rise in 2017, corn to fall
August 30, 2016 - 12:51pm
March 31, 2016
Since amino acids are more important than crude protein in soybean meal for livestock feed, some say soybean quality should be measured by essential amino acids instead of protein. Forum News Service file photo.
Amino acids more important than crude protein in soybean meal
March 31, 2016 - 4:17pm
October 8, 2015
Profit-taking, advancing U.S. harvests snap rallies
October 8, 2015 - 2:31pm
July 16, 2015
GMO bill could save money for farmers, consumers
July 16, 2015 - 11:48pm
April 27, 2015
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ADM to add soy crushing at North Dakota, Ontario plants
April 27, 2015 - 12:09pm
October 9, 2014
FNS Photo by David Samson
Soybeans are harvested Sept. 30 north of Moorhead, Minn.
Wrapping up the wheat: Harvest attention shifts to soybeans
October 9, 2014 - 9:50pm
September 11, 2014
Big crop gets bigger: USDA raises U.S. corn, soybean estimates
September 11, 2014 - 12:43pm
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 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
December 26, 2013
FNS Photo by Mikkel Pates
Roundup Ready soybeans, seen above in this October photo,  catapulted the region’s seed industry into one in which seed is purchased annually. Peterson Farms Seed started with that in 1998 and added a corn business in 2007.
Emblem of the shift
December 26, 2013 - 1:31pm
September 13, 2013
Feeding the world
September 13, 2013 - 12:00am
April 2, 2013
Press Photo by Dustin Monke
An auger from a combine unloads durum wheat into a grain trailer south of Dickinson on Aug. 5. Less wheat of all varieties is expected to be planed in North Dakota in 2013.
King wheat? Wheat on the Northern Plains continues to decline as interest in corn and soybeans is strong again this spring
April 2, 2013 - 12:00am