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Dan and Sherry Zirnhelt of Forman, N.D., sold 440 acres of land and put another five quarters -- about 800 acres -- into the Conservation Reserve Program in 2015. The bulk of it is also enrolled in the state PLOTS program, which gives walk-on access to sportsmen. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
$50K 'sorry': ND couple wins CRP payment limit appeal
6 hours 42 min ago
January 18, 2018
Chris Boerboom, director of extension for North Dakota State University, says the way people spoke up in favor of local extension service needs to be extended to the state Legislature. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
North Dakota counties to be treated equally in extension funding
January 18, 2018 - 12:18pm
January 15, 2018
Jonathan Knutson
It's your land, but expect a reaction if you anger other aggies
January 15, 2018 - 7:50am
Rick Tronson is manager and an owner of Tronson Grain, LLC, with a large grain terminal built five years ago at Doyon, N.D. He says a tax fix for farmer-owned co-op shareholders could be the death knell for a business his family has run for decades. Photo taken Jan. 10, 2018, at Doyon, N.D. (Forum News Service/Agweek)
As issues arise, Hoeven studies co-op tax benefit impact
January 15, 2018 - 7:39am
David Lunde, tax director for Griggs County, stands in a pasture near Cooperstown, N.D. on Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Returning home, young ND farmer branches out as family begins planning for farm transfer
January 15, 2018 - 7:10am
January 12, 2018
An auction-goer for the BMO Harris Bank bankruptcy collateral sale in Manvel, N.D., for the McM Inc. farm waits in the shade of a row of wagons. The sale brought an estimated $1.3 million to help satisfy the bank’s $42 million debt. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
Lake trustee of McM farm denies fraud, says banker BMO was informed
January 12, 2018 - 5:25pm
January 11, 2018
Katie Pinke / Agweek Publisher
Seek variety over balance or organization in life
January 11, 2018 - 5:03pm
January 9, 2018
From left, Zippy Duvall, president of the American Farm Bureau Federation, Anne Hazlett, assistant to the secretary for Rural Development at the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and Roger Johnson, president of National Farmers Union, talk about rural opioid addiction during the American Farm Bureau Federation convention in Nashville on Jan. 8, 2017. American Farm Bureau Federation image
Farm Town Strong effort involves reducing stigma, increasing help for opiate addiction
January 9, 2018 - 12:40pm
January 8, 2018
Owners Jesse, left, and Matt Faul are identical twins and own Red E LLC, a five-year-old engineering services company serving agriculture, based in West Fargo, N.D. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Partner-twins bring ag concepts to life in their ND-based 'Red E' venture
January 8, 2018 - 9:02am
Farm groups say the Electronic Logging Device Rule is unworkable for those hauling livestock and is very dangerous for animals. Michelle Rook / Special to Forum News Service
Trucking firms worried electronic logging device could hurt livestock industry
January 8, 2018 - 8:03am
January 4, 2018
A press release issued by NDSU described the growing amount of acreage for soybeans and hard red spring wheat, the second most popular crop in the state. Soybeans will average $26 per acre, according to the olympic average over a 7-year period. (Eric Hylden / Forum News Service file photo)
Southwest ND leads in projected ag profits
January 4, 2018 - 9:03pm
Katie Pinke
Food shaming: Why I'm avoiding foods labeled "Non-GMO Project" verified
January 4, 2018 - 6:56pm
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Farm Bureau, Farmers Union team up to confront rural opioid addiction
January 4, 2018 - 1:08pm
January 2, 2018
New employees, including Gretchen Velez, left, 21, participate in a stretching exercise during orientation at Dakota Provisions in Huron, South Dakota, in December. All photos: Washington Post / Bonnie Jo Mount
How a SD turkey processing plant saw opportunity in the exodus from Puerto Rico
January 2, 2018 - 9:17am
January 1, 2018
John Quackenbush says the technology developed by Minitube USA gives CGS in Mitchell, S.D., the ability to do many extensive checks test the quality of the semen. Michelle Rook / Special to Forum News Service
State-of-the-art semen collection facility opens doors in SD
January 1, 2018 - 7:24am
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