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June 19, 2018
Rachel Gray's farm near Blackduck, Minn., received 5 inches of rain over the weekend. (Submitted photo)
Some areas of western Minnesota saw up to 7 inches of rain
June 19, 2018 - 3:56pm
June 11, 2018
More help needed to keep large animal vets in rural areas
June 11, 2018 - 8:14am
Jenny Schlecht
The Sorting Pen: With barn cats, as with farming, optimism is needed
June 11, 2018 - 7:00am
May 30, 2018
Chuck and Deb Beldo gather quadruplet calves Wednesday, May 30, 2018, born May 25 on their farm near Sebeka, Minn. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Rare quadruplet calves born on central Minnesota farm
May 30, 2018 - 7:29pm
May 19, 2018
Like a preacher during a blizzard, Rep. Liz Olson of Duluth offers a prayer with few in the audience Saturday, May 19, 2018, in the Minnesota House chamber. Most lawmakers had little to do on the next-to-last day of the year's session as committee chairmen and legislative leaders made most of the decisions. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton plans to veto most major legislation
May 19, 2018 - 9:17pm
May 14, 2018
Gregg Doud, chief ag negotiator with the U.S. Trade Representative’s Office, says President Trump’s tariff schedule is warranted, especially with China, due to their unfair trading practices and trade imbalance with the U.S. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
Farmers say trade more important than new farm bill
May 14, 2018 - 6:00am
April 16, 2018
State Reps. Paul Anderson of Starbuck, left, and Jeff Backer of Browns Valley talk before the Minnesota House debates a bill to require legislative approval for any nitrate use rules on Monday, April 16, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
GOP fights Dayton effort to restrict some fertilizer use
April 16, 2018 - 5:39pm
Randy Coffield's cow licks her calf March 14, 2018, at the rancher's home near Lake Bronson, Minn. The Kittson County Sheriff's Office confirmed 21 cattle deaths by wolves last year. April Baumgarten / Forum News Service
Wolf-related cattle losses a major concern for northwest Minnesota ranchers
April 16, 2018 - 7:55am
April 9, 2018
Man killed by cow in central Minnesota
April 9, 2018 - 4:59pm
March 19, 2018
Is 'fake meat' competition for real meat?
March 19, 2018 - 7:14am
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 22, 2018
Sprout joins farms observing Community Supported Agriculture Day
February 22, 2018 - 12:30pm
February 6, 2018
Ideas promoting community sustainability sought
February 6, 2018 - 12:00pm
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