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February 22, 2018
Brandon Lipps is the administrator of Food and Nutrition Service and acting deputy undersecretary for USDA’s Food Nutrition and Consumer Services. USDA photo.
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
February 22, 2018 - 4:44pm
February 12, 2018
Forum News Service file
USDA: Farm profits to fall in 2018
February 12, 2018 - 6:11am
January 15, 2018
Rural prosperity task force releases report, recommendations
January 15, 2018 - 5:19am
January 1, 2018
Report: N.D., Minn. farmers vulnerable to Cuba policies
January 1, 2018 - 5:50am
November 10, 2017
Rep. Kerry Gauthier of Duluth tells a 2011 House committee that he supports longer sentences for sex offenders. On Thursday, police released a report indicating he had been investigated on an allegation he had oral sex at a rest area with a minor.
Minn. Capitol Chatter: 2012 sex scandal came at a different time than 2017 allegations
November 10, 2017 - 10:50pm
Rep. Kerry Gauthier of Duluth tells a 2011 House committee that he supports longer sentences for sex offenders. In 2012, he was caught having oral sex with a 17-year-old boy at a rest area near Duluth.
Capitol Chatter: Today's sex scandals take different tone than 2012 event
November 10, 2017 - 7:36pm
The Minnesota AgriGrowth Council hosted Steve Censky Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, less than a month into his term as U.S. Department of Agriculture deputy secretary. He is a Jackson, Minn., native. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Deputy USDA secretary comes home, says farmers need NAFTA
November 10, 2017 - 2:54pm
November 6, 2017
Illustration by Carli Greninger
The concerns of ag groups show just how much is at stake in the climate change debate
November 6, 2017 - 6:01am
November 2, 2017
Sam Clovis speaks at a rally with Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016. Photo by Alex Hanson / Via Flickr
Clovis withdraws nomination for UDSA's top scientist post after being linked to Russia probe
November 2, 2017 - 1:39pm
October 4, 2017
Ted McKinney, who in 2017 President Donald Trump nominated to be top U.S.Department of Agriculture trade official.
Minnesotans headed to USDA
October 4, 2017 - 4:49pm
September 19, 2017
Steve Censky, who in 2017 President Donald Trump nominated to be deputy U.S.Department of Agriculture secretary.
Minnesotan headed to USDA: Dealing with climate change a priority
September 19, 2017 - 2:50pm
September 18, 2017
Steve Censky, who in 2017 President Donald Trump nominated to be deputy U.S.Department of Agriculture secretary.
Minnesotan on track to become USDA's No. 2
September 18, 2017 - 1:46pm
September 12, 2017
Rent prices increasing for cropland in northwest Minnesota
September 12, 2017 - 5:05pm
May 23, 2017
Sonny Perdue
Farm groups express concern about White House budget proposal
May 23, 2017 - 4:37pm
May 22, 2017
Organic farmer John "Jack" Olson of Litchville, N.D., won a dispute with the National Resources Conservation Service over a Wetlands Reserve Program payment. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
ND organic farmer wins USDA appeal after 7 years
May 22, 2017 - 5:54am
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