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January 8, 2019
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
USDA enacts plan for MFP extension due to government shutdown
January 8, 2019 - 5:33pm
December 20, 2018
A soybean farm outside of Salina, Kansas, Nov. 3, 2018. Lawmakers overwhelmingly approved an $867 billion bill that ditched new work requirements for food stamps that had been embraced by the House and president. (Christopher Smith/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump signs $867 billion farm bill into law
December 20, 2018 - 3:45pm
The Trump administration has proposed moving some departments at the U.S. Department of Agriculture out of Washington, D.C. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
New bill seeks to halt move of USDA agencies
December 20, 2018 - 3:18pm
Dustin Rigsby holds the electronic debit card he uses to buy food, his benefits from what is officially called the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, in his living room in Dyersburg, Tenn.  (Luke Sharrett/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump administration aims to toughen work requirements for food stamps recipients
December 20, 2018 - 9:41am
December 11, 2018
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Fears of metal-tainted meat prompt recall of Jimmy Dean sausage in 21 states, including ND
December 11, 2018 - 12:43pm
October 22, 2018
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has received 136 proposals for moving the Economic Research Service and National Institute of Food and Agriculture out of Washington. Michelle Rook/Agweek
USDA receives 136 proposals to move U.S. Department of Ag divisions
October 22, 2018 - 6:51pm
September 3, 2018
The U.S. House version of the next farm bill would cut funding for the Conservation Stewardship Program by $5 billion over the next 10 years, with most of the cuts coming from the Upper Midwest. Courtesy of NDGF
Report: Region's conservation funding could drop
September 3, 2018 - 9:01am
Farmers across South Dakota are expecting very different yields this year, depending on the precipitation they received this growing season. (Michelle Rook/AgweekTV Anchor)
Variability leads to questions about SD crop outcomes
September 3, 2018 - 6:03am
August 13, 2018
Native American farm fund to start disbursing millions in civil rights case
August 13, 2018 - 11:36am
August 6, 2018
The U.S. Department of Agriculture in Washington, D.C. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
Mixed reactions to $12 billion trade compensation package
August 6, 2018 - 7:36am
A closer look at how tariffs work
August 6, 2018 - 7:08am
July 25, 2018
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue at his Senate Agriculture Committee confirmation hearing in Washington on March 23, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Farm aid will be temporary even in extended trade war, USDA chief says
July 25, 2018 - 12:29pm
Wheat grows in a field near wind turbines in Hays, Kansas. Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
North Dakota crop tour casts doubt on forecast for record US spring wheat
July 25, 2018 - 11:29am
July 16, 2018
Nearly half of consumers avoid GMO foods, survey says
July 16, 2018 - 7:08am
Study analyzes how Tax Cuts and Job Act impacts farm households
July 16, 2018 - 6:17am
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