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August 15, 2017
Informational meeting planned for proposed Devils Lake hog farm
August 15, 2017 - 10:43pm
This map from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration shows the 180-day precipitation as a percentage of normal across North Dakota counties. Image via Minot Daily News
Weather modification debate continues in Ward County
August 15, 2017 - 8:37am
August 13, 2017
Corn grows in late July in a field north of Dickinson. Western North Dakota is in a drought that has spanned most of the spring and summer. Experts agree the drought could have large ramifications for the state's economy. April Baumgarten / Forum News Service
Drought's toll likely billions of dollars for ND economy
August 13, 2017 - 6:15am
August 12, 2017
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AgweekTV: Been farming long? Oslo, Minn. farmer has been at it for 97 years
August 12, 2017 - 8:00am
Businesses in Wishek, N.D., rely on local support to survive. Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
Buying local fuels communities
August 12, 2017 - 7:59am
Leah Johnson, millennial farmer and seed salesperson, Elbow Lake, Minn. Submitted photo.
5 questions with ... Leah Johnson, farmer and seed salesperson, Elbow Lake, Minn.
August 12, 2017 - 7:11am
August 11, 2017
Local farm broadcaster Mike Hergert is signing off after more than thirty years covering agriculture in the Red River Valley. Eric Hylden/Forum News Service
Mike Hergert, co-founder of Red River Farm Network, to retire after 46 years in radio
August 11, 2017 - 6:13pm
August 10, 2017
From left, Peter Solemsaas, Stark County Farm Service Agency director, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., and Aaron Krauter, former state Farm Service Agency director, discuss drought- and staffing-related issues at Dickinson's FSA office on Thursday, Aug. 10.
Heitkamp meets with short-staffed Stark County Farm Service Agency
August 10, 2017 - 9:37pm
Arnie Zent turns a windrow of field grass south of Bismarck on Thursday afternoon, Aug. 10, 2017 with plans to have it baled before the weekend. "It's CRP actually. I cut it every three years," said Zent, "and this hay is going to people who need it." Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Sliver of Richland County remains drought free
August 10, 2017 - 6:15pm
August 8, 2017
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An undated photo of an ethanol fuel pump in Brazil.  The South American producer is mulling tariffs or a quota on imports of U.S. fuel made from corn.
Trump might start trade war with Brazil over ethanol imports
August 8, 2017 - 4:48pm
August 6, 2017
Hay is in short supply in many parts of the Dakotas and Montana as drought conditions persist. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Trying to hang on: Farmers and ranchers change plans to deal with drought
August 6, 2017 - 5:16pm
August 5, 2017
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AgweekTV: Deals abound at AgIron
August 5, 2017 - 8:30am
The family of Greg Lardy, Department Head, North Dakota State University Animal Sciences and associate vice president for agricultural affairs, Fargo.
5 questions with ... Greg Lardy, head of NDSU Animal Sciences Department and associate VP for agricultural affairs, Fargo, N.D.
August 5, 2017 - 7:36am
August 4, 2017
President Zippy Duvall of American Farm Bureau said at 2017 Farmfest that his long-time friend, Sonny Purdue, will make a good U.S. agriculture secretary. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Early indications are farmers like Trump ag actions
August 4, 2017 - 2:06pm
August 3, 2017
The U.S. Drought Monitor map issued Thursday shows severe drought expanding east across southern Stutsman County, shown in orange on the map. Northern Stutsman County is in moderate drought conditions, shown in tan. Yellow represents abnormally dry areas while red is extreme drought and the darkest area reflects exceptional drought. Courtesy / National Drought Mitigation Center.
Moisture conditions in ND similar to drought year of 1988
August 3, 2017 - 7:04pm
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