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May 24, 2017
A spotted wing drosophila fruit fly, here held captive inside a glass container, will be used in an experiment at UMD to determine the effectiveness of several different kinds of traps. Bob King / Forum News Service
UMD lab helping combat raspberry-devouring pest
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May 22, 2017
Agriculture Secretary Ed Schafer sits in his private office at the U.S. Department of Agriculture in Washington, D.C., on his first morning on the job, Jan. 29, 2008. Forum News Service file photo. Forum News Service file photo.
Congress renames Fargo ag lab for former North Dakota governor
May 22, 2017 - 12:12pm
Tru Shrimp is a company that wants to produce a large part of the U.S. shrimp market. (Submitted photo)
Southwest Minnesota's Tru Shrimp venture builds on region's crops
May 22, 2017 - 6:50am
Organic farmer John "Jack" Olson of Litchville, N.D., won a dispute with the National Resources Conservation Service over a Wetlands Reserve Program payment. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
ND organic farmer wins USDA appeal after 7 years
May 22, 2017 - 5:54am
May 20, 2017
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AgweekTV: North Dakota flavor in DC
May 20, 2017 - 8:30am
May 19, 2017
Doug Backlund, manager of the Rooster Roost Ranch, Mitchell, S.D. (Submitted photo)
5 questions with ... Doug Backlund, manager of the Rooster Roost Ranch, Mitchell, S.D.
May 19, 2017 - 9:37pm
May 16, 2017
Robert Lighthizer speaks after he was sworn as U.S. Trade Representative during a ceremony at the White House in Washington on May 15, 2017. Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
Heitkamp stresses NAFTA renegotiation priorities to U.S. trade rep
May 16, 2017 - 7:10pm
May 15, 2017
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Up close with new Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue
May 15, 2017 - 9:06am
A honeybee sits atop a canola blossom in July 2014 in the Robinson, N.D., area. Canola is one of several flowering crops on which bees in North Dakota feed, and beekeepers would like to see more research on bee nutrition. Mikkel Pates/ Forum News Service
North Dakota offers money for honey bee research
May 15, 2017 - 7:34am
May 13, 2017
Julie Peterson, Peterson Farms Seed
5 questions with ... Julie Peterson, Peterson Farms Seed
May 13, 2017 - 1:55pm
May 12, 2017
Bismarck Tribune file photo
ND ranchers could see bump from Chinese exports
May 12, 2017 - 7:47pm
May 6, 2017
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AgweekTV: McMartin bankruptcy update
May 6, 2017 - 8:31am
Wishek, N.D. Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
Pinke Post: Loss of dog leads to lessons in community
May 6, 2017 - 8:23am
May 4, 2017
Members of the North Dakota State University National Agri-Marketing Association club practice for the oral presentation part of the finals in the NAMA student competition in Dallas, April 26-28, 2017. From left are Lauren Hopke, St. Augusta, Minn.; Duncan J. McIntyre and Mylie Herman, Leeds, N.D. The club placed third among 16 finalists. Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
NDSU NAMA team takes third by selling pumpkin seeds to boomers
May 4, 2017 - 3:41pm
May 1, 2017
Emily Glunk, Montana State University Extension Forage Specialist Special to Forum News Service
5 questions with ... Emily Glunk, extension forage specialist and assistant professor at Montana State University
May 1, 2017 - 6:00am