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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
January 16, 2019
Farm Service Agency offices to reopen for three days
January 16, 2019 - 1:59pm
January 4, 2019
The most effective way to prevent tractor overturn deaths, according to NIOSH, is the use of a modern equipment with a Roll-Over Protective Structure coupled with the use of a seat belt.  James B. Miller, Jr. / Forum News Service
Farm fatalities on the rise: Ag industry ranked most hazardous in the US
January 4, 2019 - 3:51pm
January 2, 2019
Climate change increases crop specialization risks in Midwest, study suggests
January 2, 2019 - 6:00am
December 20, 2018
Minnesota cattle industry, a $2 billion business, often overlooked
December 20, 2018 - 6:00am
December 12, 2018
Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., updated the joint meeting of American Crystal Sugar and the Red River Valley Sugarbeet Growers Association about the 2018 Farm Bill in Fargo on Thursday, Dec. 6. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Farm bill sails through House with momentum for Trump's signature
December 12, 2018 - 5:17pm
December 8, 2018
Susan and Allen Schmidt, owners of Love Lake Christmas Trees, stand in front a blue spruce Sunday, Dec. 2 — the first tree they planted 32 years ago. Kelly Humphrey / Forum News Service
The last Christmas: Central Minnesota tree farm to close, neighbor faces uncertain future
December 8, 2018 - 11:28am
November 26, 2018
What do the midterm elections mean for agriculture?
November 26, 2018 - 7:35am
November 19, 2018
Brett Edling, who owns Edling Farms along with his father and brothers, poses next to a tote of potatoes. Edling Farms donated 36,000 pounds of potatoes to Union Gospel Mission Twin Cities Thanksgiving food distribution program. Submitted photo
Minn. farm donates 36,000 pounds of potatoes for Thanksgiving food program
November 19, 2018 - 7:36am
November 4, 2018
Palmer amaranth (Photo courtesy University of Minnesota)
Agriculturalists work to control spread of Palmer amaranth
November 4, 2018 - 3:11pm
November 1, 2018
Low pathogenic avian flu found in second Minnesota flock
November 1, 2018 - 2:58pm
October 19, 2018
Grain unloads into the Clara City Farmers Elevator Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. Erica Dischino / Forum News Service
Western Minn. harvest kicks into gear after long rain delay
October 19, 2018 - 12:31pm
October 14, 2018
John Strohfus and son Martin, 5, look at hemp seeds stored on their farm in Afton this month. Strohfus, president of Minnesota Hemp Farms, is one of the state’s leading advocates promoting hemp farming. He was among the first seven farmers to apply to grow it in Minnesota, and is one of 41 farmers today who cultivate hemp on 710 acres around the state. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Is hemp Minnesota's next big crop?
October 14, 2018 - 6:00am