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December 17, 2018
A backhoe loader pushes sugar into a pile inside a storage facility at the Tiplam terminal in Santos, Brazil, on May 25, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Patricia Monteiro.
It's a bitter end for cane sugar as investors line up for 2019 losses
December 17, 2018 - 11:23am
December 13, 2018
Farmers watch while a load of soybeans is delivered to the Arthur Companies' elevator complex, in Arthur, N.D., Oct. 29, 2018. North Dakota’s soybean crops are flourishing. But China has stopped buying. (Dan Koeck/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump gets win as China makes good on pledge to buy US soy
December 13, 2018 - 10:25am
December 11, 2018
Senate passes 2018 Farm Bill compromise, House vote expected as soon as Wednesday
December 11, 2018 - 5:41pm
A grower inspects a cannabis plant at a craft grow operation outside of Nelson, British Columbia, Canada, on Nov. 8, 2018.  Ben Nelms/Bloomberg
Tobacco farmers already switching to hemp, may look at cannabis
December 11, 2018 - 10:13am
December 6, 2018
Soybeans are loaded into a grain cart during harvest in Wyanet, Ill., on Sept. 18, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Truce or not, US soy, liquefied natural gas look unappetizing now for China
December 6, 2018 - 1:15pm
December 3, 2018
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Report details efforts to rescue mother fatally pinned by hay bale
December 3, 2018 - 6:05am
November 29, 2018
The Capitol building in Washington. (Sarah Silbiger/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Deal to pass farm bill scraps House GOP for new food stamp work requirements
November 29, 2018 - 2:55pm
Ag committee leaders reach agreement on farm bill
November 29, 2018 - 11:31am
November 26, 2018
What do the midterm elections mean for agriculture?
November 26, 2018 - 7:35am
Auto body specialist Justin Weatherford grew up in the rural town of Woonsocket, S.D., but is with his wife, Jill’s family, in side enterprise that is fast becoming a sizeable lamb operation near Florence, S.D. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
Shepherds again: Families mix lamb and off-farm goals
November 26, 2018 - 7:13am
‘Tough discussions’ ahead for bankers, farmers
November 26, 2018 - 7:01am
Want ad placed by Dan Frith in the Dakota Peddler. (Photo courtesy of Dan Frith)
Young North Dakota farmer takes out ad seeking land
November 26, 2018 - 6:25am
November 22, 2018
Honeycrisp apples moves through a wash machine at the Jack Brown Produce packing facility on Sept. 27, 2017, in Sparta, Michigan.  Daniel Acker/Bloomberg
The curse of the Honeycrisp apple
November 22, 2018 - 7:07am
November 20, 2018
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VIDEO: Woman killed in farm accident in northwest Minnesota
November 20, 2018 - 10:11am
November 16, 2018
Corn grows in a field in Booneville, Iowa, Aug. 13, 2018. President Donald Trump plans to lift a federal ban on the summer sales of higher ethanol blends of gasoline in a bid to sooth corn and soybean farmers in Iowa and other Midwestern states. (Scott Morgan/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Opportunity for ethanol production, exports growing
November 16, 2018 - 6:00am