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November 14, 2017
Propane in tanks such as this near Ellendale, N.D., shown in 2014, is being used to fuel grain driers throughout the Upper Midwest. A propane shortage for the winter of 2017-2018 is reported, but not as bad as one in the winter of 2013-2014. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Dayton acts to end propane delivery issues
November 14, 2017 - 3:00pm
November 10, 2017
State Representative Matt Dean, from left, one of 11 Republican gubernatorial candidates for the state of Minnesota, and Noah and Nate Hultgren, managers of Hultgren Farms, test out a corn combine at Hultgren Farms in Raymond Nov. 7th. Erica Dischino / Forum News Service
Farmers hope tours will 'open eyes' to Minn. governor candidates
November 10, 2017 - 8:25am
October 28, 2017
Wally and Carol Thomas share a laugh with Lynn Brakke (not pictured) as they purchase his organic beef at an organic farmer's market in 2008. Jay Pickthorn / Forum News Service
Where's the beef? What do meat labels really mean?
October 28, 2017 - 8:28am
October 16, 2017
Rich Las (left) raises freshwater prawns in a large hoop style greenhouse at his home on Pelican Lake west of Orr, Minn., with his daughter, Leah, 4, son Riley, 11, and wife Karen Las. The tank he uses is about 20 feet wide by 46 feet long and four feet deep. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
October 16, 2017 - 8:51pm
August 8, 2017
Culture of ag is worth preserving
August 8, 2017 - 4:40pm
July 7, 2017
Many corn fields will be knee-high and even waist-high by the Fourth of July this year in north-central Minnesota. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Crops are growing but prices still low for local farmers
July 7, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 25, 2017
Minnesota project could help small farmers connect with rural grocery stores
May 25, 2017 - 9:07pm
May 17, 2017
Chairman Jim Knobloch of the Minnesota House Ways and Means Committee is all smiles Tuesday, May 16, 2017, as he walks to budget negotiations in the governor's office. Don Davis /  Forum News Service
Minnesota budget still undone, but leaders report progress as deadline nears
May 17, 2017 - 7:36am
May 16, 2017
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt, left, and Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka brief reporters Tuesday, May 16, 2017, on the status of state budget negotiations. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota budget still undone, but leaders report progress as deadline nears
May 16, 2017 - 7:03pm
May 6, 2017
Farm bill stalwarts: Peterson, Roberts talk ag
May 6, 2017 - 8:15am
April 2, 2017
Rep. Rod Hamilton, Minnesota House agriculture chairman, proposed a agriculture funding bill that would replace Gov. Mark Dayton's proposed $1 million pollinator protection account for the Department of Agriculture to with $500,000 for University of Minnesota pollinator research. Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Agriculture funding bills prioritize new Minnesota crops
April 2, 2017 - 10:57am
October 26, 2016
WDC students Brianna Burke, left, and Kimberly Bendlen said they like the hands-on learning in the greenhouse, from planting seeds to harvesting the produce. Burke and Bendlen are students in Richard Muckala's Plants and Horticulture Science class. Dana Pavek/WDC Schools
WDC students gain hands-on learning in school greenhouse
October 26, 2016 - 12:10pm
October 15, 2016
Edible beans were harvested north of Deer Creek earlier this fall. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Wadena area farmers bringing in good yields
October 15, 2016 - 12:08am
September 3, 2016
Savhannah Springer, of Henning, is recovering from a farm accident at Hennepin County Medical Center. Photo from mother Brittany Springer's Facebook pageplay button
5-year-old recovering after severe farming accident
September 3, 2016 - 12:08am
August 15, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Experts tell farmers to launch sales campaign
August 15, 2016 - 12:10am
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