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Lloyd Wieland of Dazey, N.D., says he’s happy he finally received principal payments from North Dakota Natural Beef LLC, which was formed in 2010 with the involvement of North Dakota State University, Dakota Growers Pasta Co., the North Dakota Farmers Union and the North American Bison Cooperative. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
ND Natural Beef sends out final payments to producers eight years after federal agency stepped in
17 hours 20 min ago
December 17, 2018
Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., tells members of the media about the behind-the-scenes work in getting the 2018 farm bill passed through Congress.  Trevor Peterson / Forum News Service
Rep. Peterson calls farm bill's passing 'a miracle'
December 17, 2018 - 5:59pm
Soybean exports have been hindered by tariffs imposed on China by the Trump administration. (Forum News Service file photo)
USDA to release second round of trade aid payments to farmers
December 17, 2018 - 5:28pm
Jenny Schlecht's daughters, Kennedy and Reanna, meet Christmas morning 2017 with varying levels of enthusiasm. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Schlecht: The cows still have to be fed on Christmas
December 17, 2018 - 6:00am
December 14, 2018
Audra Mulkern of the Female Farmer Project and Women's Work documentary visited with Katie Pinke, Agweek Publisher, on AgweekTV recently. Trevor Peterson / Forum News Service
Pinke: Project draws out the untold stories of women in ag
December 14, 2018 - 7:00am
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
Steven Johnson explains the importance of managing crop price risk at a Growing On 2018 meeting. Michelle Rook/ Forum News Service
Growing On 2018 helps farmers market crops in difficult times
December 12, 2018 - 6:00am
December 11, 2018
Senate passes 2018 Farm Bill compromise, House vote expected as soon as Wednesday
December 11, 2018 - 5:41pm
Congress' $867 billion farm bill is out. Here's what's in it.
December 11, 2018 - 11:51am
December 10, 2018
Nick Schlief has just paid off his 2018 Farm Service Agency youth loan. Brian Heieie, FSA loan officer in the Glenwood, Minn., office, congratulates him. Submitted photo
Meet ‘Farmer Nick’: Thompson, N.D., high school student takes advantage of loan program
December 10, 2018 - 7:15am
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
Dennis Hoiberg, a consultant who helps rural communities adapt to change, speaks with farmers about mental health and stress, Friday, Dec. 7 in Sauk Centre. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota farmers learn to detect depression, embrace self-care
December 8, 2018 - 7:27am
December 7, 2018
Agweek reporter Jonathan Knutson interviews assistant state climatologist Daryl Ritchison during the 2016 Best of the Best in Wheat and Soybean Research conference at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks on Feb.  4, 2016. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Knutson: Trump-tariff piece draws differing responses
December 7, 2018 - 9:29pm
December 6, 2018
Breanna Zepper, right, of Cupkie Christmas Village, helps Katie Pinke choose a "kissing ball" and garland for holiday decorations. Derek Fletcher / Forum News Service
Pinke: Visit Cupkie Christmas Village for a family tree farm experience
December 6, 2018 - 3:23pm
December 5, 2018
This photo shows Jerry Hennessey in Mexico in January 2013. The photo was taken by Arizona-based hunting company, Sonora Dark Horn. (Photo courtesy of Sonora Dark Horn)
Former Minnesota elevator manager on electronic monitoring after turning himself in; Hennessey faces federal charge of mail fraud
December 5, 2018 - 4:28pm
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