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November 13, 2018
Ag economist says farm income is normal, not low
GRAND FORKS — Net farm income is at the lowest level in 10 years, reflecting poor crop prices, and some in agriculture are talking about being in an ag recession. Byron Parman, an assistant professor and agricultural finance specialist at North Dakota State University, said the...
November 13, 2018 - 6:00am
November 10, 2018
'TIL THE COWS COME HOME: People travel hundreds of miles for cattle drive in eastern ND
SHARON, N.D. — Phil Brown bundled up and then saddled up early Saturday morning, Nov. 10, just like a real cowboy. He arrived at the pasture...
November 10, 2018 - 3:53pm
October 31, 2018
Octobrrrr: Month of extremes set records, frustrated growers
GRAND FORKS — In early October, Duane Maatz had high hopes for harvest season. The Executive Director of the Red River Valley Sugarbeet Growers...
October 31, 2018 - 5:59pm
October 22, 2018
Commentary: Hear farmers complaining? Consider it therapy
If you spend much time around small town cafes, gas stations, bars, grain elevators and other gathering places, you've probably heard or been...
October 22, 2018 - 6:00am
October 20, 2018
Clay County farmer marks 70 years of harvesting beets in ND
GEORGETOWN, Minn. — In 1948, at age 18, Herb Dahlsad got his first taste of the sugar beet harvest while helping a neighbor near his family's...
October 20, 2018 - 8:00am
October 7, 2018
Gene-edited food is coming to your plate, no regulation included
For Pete Zimmerman, a Minnesota farmer, the age of gene-edited foods has arrived. While he couldn't be happier, the hi-tech soybeans he's now...
October 7, 2018 - 5:05am
October 5, 2018
'The yields are what saved us': Low crop prices, high input costs continue to squeeze farmers
FARGO — North Dakota bankers gathered in Fargo recently for a conference on agricultural lending, including a seminar on how to recognize...
October 5, 2018 - 4:30pm
Farmers celebrate overnight snowfall with shirtless snow angels
TOLNA, N.D. - Snow. It has arrived in North Dakota and four farmers in Tolna, N.D. celebrated the overnight snowfall by taking off their shirts...
October 5, 2018 - 9:03am
October 3, 2018
Commentary: In battleground Minnesota, Trump's trade wars are changing the political landscape
When Robert Zimmerman grew up in Hibbing, Minnesota, the area's politics were as deep blue as the waters of Lake Superior to the east. The nearby...
October 3, 2018 - 11:38am
September 28, 2018
Farmers will hoard beans to ride out trade war, Bunge ceo says
U.S. soybean growers who are starting to harvest what's predicted to be a bumper crop probably will look to weather the trade war with China...
September 28, 2018 - 1:18pm
September 26, 2018
Coming to California gas tanks soon: 280,000 tons of North Dakota straw
BOSTON — NewEnergyBlue, a Boston-based clean energy producer, announced future plans to convert 280,000 tons of North Dakota wheat straw...
September 26, 2018 - 2:36pm
2-year-old boy dies in South Dakota farming accident
PRESHO, S.D. — A 2-year-old boy from Howard died Monday, Sept. 24, in a farming accident in south-central South Dakota, authorities said....
September 26, 2018 - 10:03am
September 24, 2018
'Mother Nature turned off the spigot': Too dry, too long in central ND
WASHBURN, N.D. — Rick Tweeten has been farming since 1986. The Washburn farmer knows all too well that in some growing seasons, the weather...
September 24, 2018 - 7:08am
Balancing the variables of farming and ranching
After several late night sessions of helping my husband plan for the next year on the farm, I'm reminded why I chose to make my living with words...
September 24, 2018 - 7:08am
Commentary: Stranded on I-94 with a load of cows
My maternal grandfather passed away in the summer of 2017, but every time I drive on Interstate 94 between my prairie home and Fargo, I remember...
September 24, 2018 - 6:17am