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June 19, 2017
Far North Spirits distills spirits in tanks such as this one using rye and corn grown by founder and head distiller Michael Swanson as well as domestically sourced Demerara and Turbinado sugar. Photo taken Tuesday, June 6, 2017. (Nick Nelson/Agweek)
Why grow rye? To make whiskey, of course
June 19, 2017 - 6:00am
June 12, 2017
If farmers never upgraded equipment, this is what agriculture still would look like. National Archives photo, circa 1939.
Quit hoping for farmers to fail
June 12, 2017 - 6:00am
May 22, 2017
Terry Wanzek enjoys spending time behind the wheel of a tractor. Though he plans to retire from farming in about five years, he'll still help the next generation in the field. Trevor Peterson / Forum News Service
Jamestown's Terry Wanzek balances farming with a side of politics
May 22, 2017 - 6:43am
May 13, 2017
Julie Peterson, Peterson Farms Seed
5 questions with ... Julie Peterson, Peterson Farms Seed
May 13, 2017 - 1:55pm
April 18, 2017
Report indicates corn acres planted are expected to be down 4 percent to 5.4 million acres, equaling the amount of soybean acres expected. (Erin Wicker/Special to Agweek)
South Dakota farmers plan for planting
April 18, 2017 - 9:10am
April 6, 2017
Minnesota finds source of invasive weed on conservation land
April 6, 2017 - 3:25pm
April 3, 2017
Pinke Post: Country kids sleepover versus city kids sleepover
April 3, 2017 - 5:30pm
March 27, 2017
Ty Eschenbaum
5 Questions with ... Ty Eschenbaum, operations manager at Rembrandt Foods
March 27, 2017 - 10:45am
Val and Mark Wagner live on their Monango, N.D. farm, where they grow crops and raise beef cattle. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Farmers' new No. 1 worry
March 27, 2017 - 10:00am
Chris Koch, an Alberta, Canada farmer, presents a motivational speech titled 'If I Can...' to attendees of the 2017 International Crop Expo (ICE) Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017 at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks, N.D. (Nick Nelson/Agweek)
'Something great in every day'
February 27, 2017 - 10:00am
February 20, 2017
Rachel Gray. Submitted photo.
5 questions for ... Rachel Gray, 4th generation family farmer and rancher, Blackduck, Minn.
February 20, 2017 - 1:00pm
Cristen Clark calls this the “$3,000 Pie” because it was the centerpiece of a bidding war at the Iowa State Fair Blue Ribbon Foundation’s “Corndog Kickoff” charity fundraiser a couple of years ago. Cristen Clark photo.
The $3,000 Pie
February 20, 2017 - 10:30am
Wheat in a field ready for harvest
Balancing risk versus reward, farmers weigh planting durum
February 20, 2017 - 10:00am
February 7, 2017
A field of wheat east of Emerado, N.D., is contrasted by a cerulean sky on Tuesday, July 26, 2016. Wheat revenue is forecasted to be down in 2017 by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Nick Nelson/Forum News Service
2017 farm profitability projections mixed
February 7, 2017 - 4:34pm
January 24, 2017
Regional Outreach Director for Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Chuck Ackman, facilitated discussions about the 2018 Farm Bill with more than 30 farmers from around the region on Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2017, at Minnesota State Community and Technical College in Moorhead, Minn. Ackman and other members of the senator's office held five other listening sessions throughout the state as part of a two-day tour to harvest input from farmers. Kim Hyatt/Forum News Service
Wheat, sugar beet farmers provide farm bill feedback
January 24, 2017 - 11:01pm
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