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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
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 26, 2018
Alyssa Nichols looks over a sample beer at Drekker Brewing Co. in downtown Fargo. David Samson / Forum News Service
Consumers, craft brewers behind shift that has barley growers, malters adjusting
May 26, 2018 - 8:13am
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
December 20, 2017
Hotline available for farmers
December 20, 2017 - 4:30am
December 11, 2017
A wooden folding fence is a great gift for the farm kid who can't keep his livestock (and other toys) in their pen. (Jenny Schlecht/Agweek)
10 gift ideas for the farm families on your Christmas list
December 11, 2017 - 6:50am
November 21, 2017
Sarah Small, senior management consultant for the Minnesota Office of Management and Budget, facilitates a public information session on ditch mowing Monday at the Minnesota Department of Transportation's Baxter office as Assistant MnDOT Commissioner for Engineering Services Nancy Daubenberger, left, and Cori Calhoun, division business manager, look on. Zach Kayser / Brainerd Dispatch
MnDOT details ditch mowing rule
November 21, 2017 - 7:00am
October 30, 2017
Update: Minnesota farmer dies after being run over, dragged by plow
October 30, 2017 - 2:25pm
The columnist’s grandfather, John Wetrosky, is shown with his large workhorses in this photo taken in the late 1940s. Submitted Photo
The Last Windrow: Remembering true workhorses as technology takes over
September 30, 2017 - 7:30am
July 24, 2017
Andrew Barsness speaks with Agweek reporter Jonathan Knutson on his Hoffman, Minn. farm on Wednesday, July 12, 2017. Nick Nelson/Agweek
The happenstance farmer: Young Minnesota producer in unexpected career
July 24, 2017 - 11:42am
July 2, 2017
Katie Brenny, Mazeppa, Minn. (Submitted photo)
5 questions with Katie Brenny, farmer with an off-farm career, Mazeppa, Minn.
July 2, 2017 - 12:12pm
June 22, 2017
Dan Persons, a sheep farmer in rural Kensington, trims the nails off one of his sheep as his wife, Kay, looks on. Celeste Edenloff | Forum News Service
Minnesota farm couple raising sheep to help in treating human disease
June 22, 2017 - 4:35pm
June 15, 2017
Andrew Barsness started farming in 2011 after his grandparents passed away. He now lives on their farm north of Hoffman and rents 160 acres of the family's 270 acres. He is in his second year of transitioning to farming organic wheat and soybeans. (Celeste Edenloff / Forum News Service)
The accidental farmer: Minnesota man embraces ‘idyllic lifestyle’
June 15, 2017 - 8:50pm
May 7, 2017
My time on the farm came before automatic barn cleaners were invented. The muscles that remain on my upper arms are much the result of making use of a five-tine pitchfork and pitching manure out a barn's open window into a waiting spreader. PineandLakes.com Illustration
The Last Windrow: Fertilizing fields in Iowa
May 7, 2017 - 6:00am
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