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August 14, 2017
Ron McMartin Jr., president of McM Inc., a sprawling high-value specialty crop farm based at St. Thomas, N.D., says he has no plans of quitting farming, despite false rumors. He's endured rumors of financial collapse and even that he'd committed suicide. Photo taken Oct. 10, 2016, near St. Thomas, N.D. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Trevor Peterson)
Minn. lawyer appointed to gather assets in McMartin bankruptcy case
August 14, 2017 - 4:26pm
August 12, 2017
Lawsuit could limit authority of Wisconsin DNR over large farms
August 12, 2017 - 8:13am
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 9, 2017
John Weiss looks over his crop of soybeans, which he had reported to the state board for showing signs of damage due to the drifting of Monsanto's pesticide Dicamba, at his farm in Dell, Arkansas, U.S. July 25, 2017. REUTERS/Karen Pulfer Focht
Scant oversight, corporate secrecy preceded weed killer crisis
August 9, 2017 - 7:24am
August 8, 2017
The rusty patched bumblebee (Rich Hatfield / Reuters)
St. Louis County passes bee-friendly policy
August 8, 2017 - 8:04pm
August 5, 2017
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
U.S. Reps. Tim Walz, left, and Collin Peterson of Minnesota talk Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, during a U.S. House Agriculture Committee listeniing session at Farmfest. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Lights, cameras, silence (from politicians)
August 4, 2017 - 4:03pm
August 3, 2017
U.S. Reps. Rick Nolan, left, and Tim Walz of Minnesota talk Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, during a U.S. House Agriculture Committee listeniing session at Farmfest. Don Davis / Forum News Service
'A safety net for rural America': Minn., N.D. reps hear from farmers on aid, new farm bill
August 3, 2017 - 7:42pm
August 2, 2017
Conservation groups say the 2018 farm bill now developing in Washington is critical for bird conservation, including efforts to bolster golden-winged warblers in Northland forests. (Thinkstock.com)
U.S. bird report shows progress
August 2, 2017 - 6:04pm
Chikao Umezawa, head of JA Kisarazu-shi, shows Super Monster Wolf in Kisarazu, Japan. Japan News photo
Robot wolf helps scare wildlife away from farmers' crops
August 2, 2017 - 1:26pm
Arkansas farmer John Weiss, who said he fears losing up to 50 percent of his soybean crops which he had reported to the state board for showing signs of damage due to the drifting of Monsanto's pesticide Dicamba, poses at his farm in Dell, Arkansas, U.S. July 25, 2017. Picture taken July 25, 2017. REUTERS/Karen Pulfer Focht
U.S. farmers are dealing with a 'double whammy' from a drifting herbicide
August 2, 2017 - 10:15am
August 1, 2017
Bob Worth of Lake Benton, Minn., urges fellow farmers to seek help if stress is getting to them during a Tueday, Aug. 1, 2017, Farmfest forum. He said two close friends, both farmers, recently commited suicide. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Suicides make farm crisis real
August 1, 2017 - 6:52pm
Raspberry season underway
August 1, 2017 - 5:00pm
Northland College facility supports local food growers
August 1, 2017 - 12:39pm