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Superior Grain Equipment Inc., has survived in a down farm economy in part because farmers have seen good crops and have needed the market flexibility that grain storage and handling provides. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Bin, machinery makers hit by steel tariff hikes
16 hours 1 min ago
The U.S. dairy industry continues to be a strong exporter, though market disruptions following the European Union's move to abolish milk quotas caused some difficulties. (U.S. Dairy Export Council graphic)
Professor blames full-fat trend for dairy trade spat
16 hours 40 min ago
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Website offers crop insurance information, state-by-state totals
16 hours 44 min ago
MoDak Dairy at Goodwin, S.D., is one of many South Dakota operations opening their doors to the public for June Dairy Month. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
SD dairy industry continues to grow, add economic value
17 hours 3 min ago
June 16, 2018
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A woman went to check her corn - and was swallowed by a python
June 16, 2018 - 1:17pm
June 13, 2018
Commentary: A bipartisan Farm Bill works for Minnesota
June 13, 2018 - 9:53am
June 12, 2018
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt outlines the regulatory reform his agency has already achieved. (Michelle Rook/Special to Forum News Service)
SD Corn Growers plan to give Pruitt the cold shoulder during visit
June 12, 2018 - 4:08pm
June 11, 2018
Valerie Woo, an Agriculture Specialist with Customs and Border Protection (CBP), examines mangoes for signs of mango weevils as the fruits were found in luggage aboard an incoming international flight at Dulles International Airport.  Washington Post photo by Jahi Chikwendiu
Carrying a real apple or a fake Gucci? Tell a Customs and Border Protection officer anyway.
June 11, 2018 - 1:05pm
More help needed to keep large animal vets in rural areas
June 11, 2018 - 8:14am
Study: Ag research funding drops, decline threatens productivity gains
June 11, 2018 - 7:08am
Jenny Schlecht
The Sorting Pen: With barn cats, as with farming, optimism is needed
June 11, 2018 - 7:00am
Senators seek to check president's authority on tariffs related to national security
June 11, 2018 - 6:50am
Two-row barley could use some rain but has a good start toward a strong crop at J&K Farms, as the Mooreton, N.D., skyline the background. The two-row barley is more highly sought in a trend toward micro-brewery beer consumers. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Barley near Mooreton, N.D., could use a drink
June 11, 2018 - 6:41am
A Katahdin lamb looks between the bars of its pen at Lillehaugen Farms in Brocket, N.D. on Tuesday, May 29, 2018. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
U.S. sheep industry bounces back
June 11, 2018 - 6:34am
Gale Filipek was planting some of the last of the soybeans on the Francis Hass farm near Raymond, S.D., (west of Watertown) on June 1, just before the farm picked up nine-tenths of an inch of rain. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Northeast SD farmers race to seed soybeans
June 11, 2018 - 6:31am
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