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Brandon Lindstrom climbs into his tractor on the family farm Tuesday, May 14, near Amenia, N.D. David Samson / The Forum
Bumper crop of farm stress: Toll mounts with late planting, low prices, rising costs and trade war
15 hours 3 min ago
Meg Moynihan, who operates a dairy farm with her husband, works at the Minnesota Department of Agriculture to help farmers under stress. She calls herself the "farm stress lady." Photo special to The Forum courtesy of CT Ryan Photography
The high stakes of farm stress: 'Farming is not a job, it's a way of life'
15 hours 3 min ago
May 17, 2019
A grain silo at the Kokomo Grain Co. Inc. transloading facility in Edinburgh, Ind., on March 28, 2019.  Bloomberg photo by Luke Sharrett.
Trump's trade war aid to farmers risks worsening crop stockpiles
May 17, 2019 - 11:21am
May 16, 2019
North Dakota, Minnesota farmers optimistic, worried about trade
May 16, 2019 - 3:45pm
May 14, 2019
Dave Sweeney on his property in Alden, Iowa, in August 2017. He and his wife, Annette, voted for President Trump and are supportive of efforts to reduce environmental regulations.  Washington Post photo by Bonnie Jo Mount
Analysis: Trump is taxing Americans to support farmers struggling from his trade war
May 14, 2019 - 3:17pm
File photo. Soybeans from the Knopf Family Farm are delivered to a grain elevator in Bavaria, Kansas. (Christopher Smith/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
'No end in sight' for farmers feeling pain of trade war
May 14, 2019 - 10:31am
May 13, 2019
Soybeans are dumped from a combine on one of the fields of the Knopf Family Farm outside of Salina, Kansas, Nov. 2, 2018. (Christopher Smith/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Hedge funds vindicated by trade war twists that sank soybeans
May 13, 2019 - 10:16am
An aerial view of the Lake Audubon embankment, which separates Lake Sakakawea, to the west, and Lake Audubon. Lake Audubon is the preferred source of water for the Red River Valley Water Supply Project, which would divert Missouri River water to the Red River Valley in times of prolonged drought. Special to The Forum
Work to start next spring on $1B water pipeline for Red River Valley
May 13, 2019 - 6:05am
May 9, 2019
The application for property tax exemption of a farm residence lists a few types of exemptions extended to homes on farmsteads. Forum file photo
North Dakota broadens farm home tax exemption, but proof of ag income now required
May 9, 2019 - 5:30am
May 7, 2019
Paul Wagner gets ready to incorporate fertilizer on land his family farms near Fisher, Minn., on Monday, May 7, 2019. Planting has been limited in the Red River Valley due to cooler and wetter conditions. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Farmers in region ‘super edgy’
May 7, 2019 - 5:29pm
May 4, 2019
Ted and George Wishon and other ranchers are mounting a long-shot bid to persuade lawmakers to write labeling requirements into legislation to implement the Trump administration's North American trade deal with Canada and Mexico.  Photo for The Washington Post by Michael Hanson
'America First' may be last hope for these cattle ranchers
May 4, 2019 - 11:24am
April 29, 2019
Allen Vollmer, center, talks to people at the 42nd annual Vollmer Angus Ranch bull sale near Wing on April 23. Vollmer recently recovered from brain surgery and complications from blood clots. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
After brain tumor, rancher's return to sales ring brings out emotions
April 29, 2019 - 6:25am
April 26, 2019
The United States lost 2,731 licensed dairy farms from 2017 to 2018, a drop of 6.5 percent, according to a U.S. Department of Agriculture report. Forum News Service file photo
Dairy exporter is betting that soy and oats won't replace cow milk
April 26, 2019 - 1:52pm
April 23, 2019
The silhouette of a farmer is seen in front of a John Deere & Co. tractor at night on a field in Malden, Illinois, on May 16, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker
Commentary: Tractor monopoly is bleeding US farmers
April 23, 2019 - 10:30am
April 22, 2019
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After China turned it into a cheap snack, Americans hope to make caviar great again
April 22, 2019 - 11:38am
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