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December 13, 2018
Farmers watch while a load of soybeans is delivered to the Arthur Companies' elevator complex, in Arthur, N.D., Oct. 29, 2018. North Dakota’s soybean crops are flourishing. But China has stopped buying. (Dan Koeck/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump gets win as China makes good on pledge to buy US soy
December 13, 2018 - 10:25am
December 11, 2018
Senate passes 2018 Farm Bill compromise, House vote expected as soon as Wednesday
December 11, 2018 - 5:41pm
A grower inspects a cannabis plant at a craft grow operation outside of Nelson, British Columbia, Canada, on Nov. 8, 2018.  Ben Nelms/Bloomberg
Tobacco farmers already switching to hemp, may look at cannabis
December 11, 2018 - 10:13am
December 10, 2018
Thomas G. Corle is chief executive officer of New Energy Blue LLC, based in Pennsylvania. The company is working toward building a $150 million ethanol plant that would use corn stover and cereal grain straw as a feedstock. Photo taken Nov. 14, 2018, in Fargo. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
New Energy presses on with ND cellulosic ethanol plant plans
December 10, 2018 - 9:01am
December 6, 2018
Soybeans are loaded into a grain cart during harvest in Wyanet, Ill., on Sept. 18, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Truce or not, US soy, liquefied natural gas look unappetizing now for China
December 6, 2018 - 1:15pm
December 3, 2018
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Report details efforts to rescue mother fatally pinned by hay bale
December 3, 2018 - 6:05am
John Christianson of Christianson PLLP at Willmar, Minn.,was one of the speakers on March 7 at the 111th Minnesota Grain & Feed annual meeting and trade show at the Mystic Lake Casino Hotel in Prior Lake, Minn.Photo taken March 7, 2018, at Prior Lake, Minn. Mikkel Pates / Agweek
4 things to avoid co-op financial woes: Boards can learn from Ashby, Minn., scandal
December 3, 2018 - 6:00am
Hunter Brian Hanson, 21, of Leeds, N.D., chief executive officer of NoDak Grain and Midwest Grain Trading, Devils Lake, N.D. hopes insurance will help pay off customers who say they’re owed more than $5 million. He describes his troubles as “growing pains.” Photo taken Nov. 21, at Fargo, N.D. Derek Fletcher / Agweek
Wheeler dealer: Young grain merchant suddenly owes $5M
December 3, 2018 - 6:00am
November 29, 2018
The Capitol building in Washington. (Sarah Silbiger/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Deal to pass farm bill scraps House GOP for new food stamp work requirements
November 29, 2018 - 2:55pm
Ag committee leaders reach agreement on farm bill
November 29, 2018 - 11:31am
Rural America continues to face mental health issues, as a new CDC report notes that male farmers have double the suicide rate of the general population.  Photo by James B. Miller, Jr / The Dickinson Press
'Highest costs in the nation' -- CDC reports suicide rates on the rise in agriculture
November 29, 2018 - 7:45am
November 28, 2018
Calf prices have continued to decline over the previous four years.  NDSU Extension Center are providing lessons on cow/calf economics.  Stock
Back to the fundamentals -- NDSU Extension provides cow-calf lesson for difficult economic times
November 28, 2018 - 5:18pm
ND women take reins of ag advocacy group
November 28, 2018 - 5:00am
November 27, 2018
The NDCISA works closely with the Experiment Stations, State Seed Department and the Extension Service to promote general crop improvement practices and increase the varieties best adapted to the state.  Photo courtesy of the NDCISA
Crop Improvement and Seed Association regional meeting coming to Dickinson
November 27, 2018 - 1:01pm
November 26, 2018
What do the midterm elections mean for agriculture?
November 26, 2018 - 7:35am
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