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April 23, 2018
Bill Sczepanski, 56, of Stephen, Minn., ran a farming operation that topped 27,000 acres in 2014, only to go insolvent in 2017, adversely affecting a finance company and a co-op elevator at nearby Alvarado, Minn. Photo summer 2014, at Stephen, Minn. (Forum News Service/Agweek)
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
April 23, 2018 - 6:00am
April 19, 2018
Scott Suelflow sits on his four-wheeler on one of his fields covered in snow. Suelflow doesn't think the late snowfall will delay his planting this season at the beginning of May as temperatures are expected to rise and melt the snow fairly quickly. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Record cold, snowstorms delay SD planting season
April 19, 2018 - 10:07pm
Michelle Rook (Submitted photo)
Michelle Rook joins AgweekTV as anchor
April 19, 2018 - 4:27pm
April 18, 2018
Project Food Forest planned in Luverne
April 18, 2018 - 2:15pm
April 16, 2018
Corn farmers and businesses starting May 11 will start receiving notices to file to prove claims in a Syngenta corn lawsuit. A preliminary settlement agreement indicates $1.51 billion in estimated claims, including $1.438 billion for U.S. farmers who did not raise Viptera or Duracade varieties during the 2013 to 2017 years. (Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service/Agweek)
Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
April 16, 2018 - 8:50am
With the persistence of winter, there are farmers already concerned about planting delays. (Michelle Rook / Special to Agweek / Forum News Service)
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
April 16, 2018 - 8:20am
American Crystal Sugar Co. share sales have traded well this winter, buoyed by favorable storage conditions, a boosted price projection, and comparisons to other commodity prices. (Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service/Agweek)
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
April 16, 2018 - 8:10am
Pete Hanebutt, North Dakota Farm Bureau Public Policy Director. (Submitted photo)
Sustainability: In their own words: Farm groups explain what it means to them
April 16, 2018 - 6:00am
April 11, 2018
Jackson County 4-H Senior Dog Project Bowl members Hunter Gustin, Calvin Stumpf, Morgan Ignaszewski and Ashley Wagner garnered first place in the State Project Bowl Saturday in Sauk Rapids. (Special to The Globe)
Jackson County 4-H’ers earn top honors
April 11, 2018 - 10:15am
April 10, 2018
Congress has passed legislation raising funding for livestock disaster programs making more money available for ranchers affected by the 2017 drought. Above, cattle are seen at Kist Livestock in Mandan, N.D.,  on Tuesday, April 10. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Funding cap lifted on federal livestock disaster assistance
April 10, 2018 - 7:22pm
Rep. Collin Peterson, D.-Minn. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
April 10, 2018 - 6:47pm
April 9, 2018
Sean Brotherson is a service family science specialist for the North Dakota State University Extension. File photo / Forum News Service
Farm stress contributing to farmer suicides, expert says
April 9, 2018 - 11:56am
John, Carol and Brian Kuipers have about 270 lambs on the ground. Calving season is just getting going on their place south of Tappen, N.D. Photo taken March 30, 2018. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Tough calving season brings up considerations for change
April 9, 2018 - 8:38am
April 7, 2018
Stock Show U coming to town
April 7, 2018 - 9:03am
Robert Mitchell, founder of The Hemp Consortium in Tulsa, Okla., spoke Thursday at the Worthington Bio Conference. (Karl Evers-Hillstrom / The Globe)
Oklahoman promotes hemp at Bio Conference
April 7, 2018 - 7:30am
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