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April 10, 2018
Rep. Collin Peterson, D.-Minn. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
April 10, 2018 - 6:47pm
March 29, 2018
Young calves stay close to their mother cow shortly after being born. Due to this year's snowmelt, mud and wind, the disease and mortality risk for calves is higher than the previous years between now and their September weaning. Forum News Service file photo
Muddy calving season increases mortality risk
March 29, 2018 - 12:56pm
March 26, 2018
Dave Frederickson, 74, has served seven years as Minnesota agriculture commissioner, pushing water-friendly policies of Gov. Mark Dayton, capping a long and storied ag career. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Minn. ag commish on final lap as storied career to end on water
March 26, 2018 - 6:07am
March 22, 2018
"Taking Charge of Your Finances: How to Survive and Thrive," is a free, short course that will use an interactive and fun approach to teach participants how to organize and use financial records, develop and analyze financial statements and make informed decisions regarding finances and production.
Extension offers farmer finance course
March 22, 2018 - 9:00am
March 19, 2018
Is 'fake meat' competition for real meat?
March 19, 2018 - 7:14am
March 17, 2018
Anika Pinke drinks a glass of milk. Drinking milk is a staple at Midwestern tables, and particularly in rural homes. Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
Drink milk -- and save a farm
March 17, 2018 - 6:05am
March 9, 2018
Mark Schultz was inspired to try hydroponic food production by a piece of spam email.
400 heads for sale in Pine River - Organic gardening company opens
March 9, 2018 - 5:00am
February 26, 2018
Clockwise from front right are partners in Barn Boss: Brad Mitchell, Jeff Stitt, and Mark Reidinger, flanked by a chore machine they’re marketing from Appleton, Minn. Photo taken Jan. 25, 2018, at Appleton, Minn. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Minn. invention Barn Boss cuts turkey trot
February 26, 2018 - 7:03am
February 5, 2018
Lori Ricigliano
Why America needs more tack boxes
February 5, 2018 - 7:55am
January 31, 2018
Billy Euerle visits the barn north of Garfield where he ran Heart and Soul Dairy. Tough milk prices were among factors that forced him to walk away from the farm last year. Karen Tolkkinen / Forum News Service
Empty barns: Prolonged low milk prices pressuring dairy farms to fold
January 31, 2018 - 4:42pm
January 24, 2018
Winter grazing workshop planned
January 24, 2018 - 10:30am
January 20, 2018
Applicants wanted for Crow Wing County dairy princesses and ambassadors
January 20, 2018 - 9:30am
Hotline available for farmers
December 20, 2017 - 4:30am
December 6, 2017
Greenhouse 101 Workshop to be held at Sprout
December 6, 2017 - 7:30am
August 14, 2017
Ron McMartin Jr., president of McM Inc., a sprawling high-value specialty crop farm based at St. Thomas, N.D., says he has no plans of quitting farming, despite false rumors. He's endured rumors of financial collapse and even that he'd committed suicide. Photo taken Oct. 10, 2016, near St. Thomas, N.D. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Trevor Peterson)
Minn. lawyer appointed to gather assets in McMartin bankruptcy case
August 14, 2017 - 4:26pm