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June 18, 2019
U.S. Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Steve Censky spoke with reporters in St. Paul on Tuesday, June 18, 2019, about ongoing trade debates and some of the struggles farmers are facing. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Tariffs, swine fever top of mind as USDA leader sits down with Minn. farm groups
June 18, 2019 - 3:42pm
A vegetative buffer is seen Thursday, June 13, in Wilkin County, Minn. Buffers reduce erosion and help prevent water pollution by filtering out phosphorus, nitrogen and sediment before runoff reaches waterways. Meagan Deanne / The Forum
Most Minnesota farmers achieve buffer compliance, even as resentment lingers
June 18, 2019 - 9:10am
June 7, 2019
A farmer works a field northeast of Mt. Vernon, S.D. Matt Gade / Forum News Service file photo
With industry hurting, officials stress hotline for farmers
June 7, 2019 - 11:48am
June 5, 2019
Spring row crop planting across the United States has been slowed by wet weather. Herald file photo
Planting is pretty much a wrap in North Dakota, Minnesota
June 5, 2019 - 7:25pm
Luke O'Leary, national FFA president
FFA’s ‘doors are open to everyone,’ national president says in response to criticism
June 5, 2019 - 7:14pm
May 31, 2019
Inside the high tunnel at Menoken Farm, container gardens follow the soil health principles the farm upholds, including maintaining living roots. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Conservation demonstration farm stays busy with no-till potatoes, high tunnel, biochar and worm juice
May 31, 2019 - 6:00am
May 23, 2019
Britton Fuglseth, a student at Fertile-Beltrami High School, is a member of the Minnesota FFA State Officer Team. (submitted photo)
Minnesota student finds her 'place to be' with ag and state leadership role with FFA
May 23, 2019 - 6:00am
May 8, 2019
Paul Wagner gets ready to incorporate fertilizer on land his family farms near Fisher, Minn., on Monday, May 6. Planting has been limited in the Red River Valley due to cooler and wetter conditions. Photo by Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Farm fertilizer may be in short supply in region
May 8, 2019 - 5:50pm
April 15, 2019
Bob Hanson, Friends of Maplewood volunteer and former Maplewood State Park manager, explains how 40 gallons of maple sap is boiled down to make 1 gallon of maple syrup. Katie Pinke / Forum News Serviceplay button
Sap to syrup: Volunteers tap in Minnesota park’s maple trees
April 15, 2019 - 6:00am
April 11, 2019
Lip balm from central Minnesota county goes to Iraq
April 11, 2019 - 9:58am
March 30, 2019
Cattle stand in a feedlot at a farm southwest of Alexandria recently. Lowell Anderson / Forum News Service
Report: Minnesota farm income lowest in 23 years
March 30, 2019 - 7:30am
March 29, 2019
Corn acres are expected to rise 4 percent nationwide in 2019. Forum News Service file photo
Corn acres expected up, soybeans down in 2019
March 29, 2019 - 8:41pm
January 28, 2019
Zach Johnson takes a GoPro selfie on May 14, 2017, in his tractor (Zach Johnson / Instagram @mnmillennialfarmer)
West-central Minnesota farmer generating unique opportunities through online fame
January 28, 2019 - 7:00am
January 27, 2019
Want to support rural development? Think child care
January 27, 2019 - 3:06pm
Brian Ryberg of Ryberg Farms in Buffalo Lake, Minn., won a national award from the Soil Health Partnership. Submitted photo
Minn. farmer wins national recognition for soil health
January 27, 2019 - 2:59pm
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