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September 20, 2017
Potato and high-value crop farmer Ron McMartin Jr., of St. Thomas, N.D., on Sept. 11, 2017, filed individual Chapter 7 bankruptcy liquidation, in addition to his McM Inc’s Chapter 7 farm bankruptcy filing from last February. The first creditor's meeting is scheduled in late October. (Trevor Peterson / Forum News Service)
Seven months after ND farm giant McM filed for bankruptcy, its president files personal bankruptcy
September 20, 2017 - 8:28pm
September 17, 2017
Minn-Dak Farmers Cooperative of Wahpeton, N.D., again is asking co-op members to identify 15 percent of acres they might have to leave unharvested, due to yield estimates that have ballooned to 32 tons. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Minn-Dak co-op starts its pre-pile beet harvest
September 17, 2017 - 6:48am
Farmers are in a low-margin cropping season, but some at Big Iron farm show in West Fargo were still looking to update spraying equipment that requires ever more sophistication in clean-outs. Experts say sanitation of equipment is one of the contributors to reports of off-target dicamba formulations in the 2017 crop. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
September 17, 2017 - 4:19am
September 16, 2017
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Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
September 16, 2017 - 8:30am
September 15, 2017
Minnesota Dairy Research and Promotion Council seeks candidates
September 15, 2017 - 5:34am
September 12, 2017
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Farmers check out new advancements in equipment at Big Iron Farm Show
September 12, 2017 - 10:31pm
Rent prices increasing for cropland in northwest Minnesota
September 12, 2017 - 5:05pm
Cattle gather in a field on Kim Entze's ranch south of Golden Valley, N.D., Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017. John Hageman / Forum News Service
North Dakota Industrial Commission to consider drought loan programs
September 12, 2017 - 2:20pm
September 11, 2017
Claude Richard farms soybeans just south of the Deer Creek subdivision in southwest Fargo and has lost considerable farmland to the development. Blake Gumprecht / The Forum.
Raising crops on the edges of Fargo's sprawl means challenges for farmers
September 11, 2017 - 8:53am
September 10, 2017
Firefighters work on the Sartin Draw Fire in southeastern Montana. (BLM photo)
MT expands hay lottery as drought, fire situation worsen
September 10, 2017 - 2:49pm
The North Dakota Stockmen's Association's 15th annual feedlot tour attracted close to 100 people to the four stops, which included the Wanner feedlot near Hebron, N.D. The Stockmen's Association is one of many agricultural groups that work on member education and policy advocacy in the region. (Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service)
Finding a voice: Agricultural membership organizations offer a way to speak up
September 10, 2017 - 2:41pm
September 9, 2017
Katie Pinke’s parents with her daughters at the first UND football game of the year. (Katie Pinke/Agweek)
From Utah to rural ND, it's a new season to be present
September 9, 2017 - 1:06pm
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AgweekTV: Potatoes Are Shining
September 9, 2017 - 8:30am
September 8, 2017
President Donald Trump delivers remarks at a tax reform event with workers from the energy sector at the Andeavor Refinery in Mandan, N.D., Sept. 6, 2017. (Doug Mills/The New York Times)
Analysis: Trump called the estate tax a 'tremendous burden' on family farmers
September 8, 2017 - 12:45am
September 4, 2017
Diamond W Feeds in Medina, N.D., is just completing a $1.2 million project to get back up and running after an October 2016 fire. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Diamond W Feeds in Medina back up and running after fire
September 4, 2017 - 8:25am