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NDSU Ag Week planned with help from student groups
Farmers and ranchers often talk about the importance of cooperation. Leaders of North Dakota State University student ag groups are putting the talk into practice.
Monday, March, 23, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Simplot workers vote down contract, continuing strike
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Striking Simplot workers in Grand Forks again voted down a proposed contract from the company Thursday.
Friday, August, 15, 2014 - Forum News Service - News

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Agri-Women Harvest of Knowledge conference set
The Minnesota and North Dakota Agri-Women’s 32nd Harvest of Knowledge Conference will be held Oct. 24 at the Ramada Inn in Grand Forks, N.D.
Monday, August, 18, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Two horses dead, another critically injured after shooting in Thief River Falls
Authorities in the Thief River Falls, Minn., region are seeking the public’s help in their investigation of the weekend shooting deaths of two horses and critical injury to another on a farm near the northwest Minnesota community.
Wednesday, January, 07, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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Man admits to hog farm shootings; names released
Jeremy Isaac Rodriguez Rios was charged Wednesday with two counts of murder, both Class AA felonies, in connection with the deaths of Brian James Story, 37, and Christopher Rusk Sluder, 50, according to the probable cause affidavit released by the Bottineau County Sheriff’s Department. All three were employees of Turtle Mountain Pork, a commercial hog operation located between Landa, N.D., and Souris, N.D. Souris is about 75 miles northeast of Minot.
Wednesday, March, 25, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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Internet ag advocate says combat negativity
FARGO, N.D. — If agriculture presents a new face to consumers, it might look a lot like Greg Peterson’s. Peterson, 23, is the eldest of a trio of brothers from central Kansas and the leader in creating a series of agricultural advocacy videos that have gone viral since June 2012.
Monday, April, 28, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Rural Ore. voters back ban on GMO crops
Voters in two small Oregon counties on Tuesday approved controversial ballot measures to ban cultivation of genetically engineered crops within their boundaries, though one measure is vulnerable to legal challenge under a new state law.
Wednesday, May, 21, 2014 - Reuters - News

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Speed reading
TOWNER, N.D. — If you’ve read the books of my Cowboy Logic columns, you’ll notice the publisher name is Sandhill Communications. It’s right there on what they call the verso of the title page — publisher, copyright, international standard book number, Library of Congress control number — all pretty impressive stuff.
Monday, January, 26, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Katie Pinke: The Small town welcome wagon
When the ladies heard me ask my husband if they were speaking in German, they turned around to greet me. “Velcome to Vishek” they said. One of the ladies, who later introduced herself as Wilma, looked me right in the eye and said, “Do you speak a little Cherman?” I smiled and sarcastically said, “Jeg snakker litt Norsk,” giving a nod to my Norwegian heritage.
Saturday, April, 18, 2015 - Special to Agweek.com - News

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The need for (internet) speed
Back in the days when the ranch first got dial-up access to the internet, I thought we were pretty hip and high tech.
Monday, April, 21, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Crop performance testing provides important results
The South Dakota State University Crop Performance Testing program is in place to help provide yield and performance data to farmers make decisions. Providing farmers with local and unbiased yield results on seed varieties sold in South Dakota is the focus of the program, says Nathan Mueller, SDSU Extension agronomist.
Monday, May, 12, 2014 - - News

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Hair and gone
TOWNER, N.D. — I’ve always kept my hair pretty short. I was even born with short hair. Well, there was that one period of time, immortalized in my second-grade school photo, when I let my hair grow so long that it went over my ears. Hey, it was the 70s. Wild times.
Monday, February, 09, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Trade missions work
I have recently returned from a trade mission to China, led by Gerry Ritz, Canada’s Minister of Agriculture and Agri-food. The Canadian delegation that accompanied Ritz was large.
Monday, July, 07, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Latest News
Names released in fatal shooting at hog farm; South Dakota farmer elected chair of FCSIC; Rural Minnesota man dies in farm accident; North Dakota branding laws upheld on imports; USDA extends ARC/PLC deadline to April 7; and CSP renewal deadline is March 31.
Monday, March, 30, 2015 - - News

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Pasture-raised pork a boost to local food scene
Wrenshall, Minn., hog farmer Matt Weik can talk passionately about the marbling of his pork, its dark red color and its ability to melt in your mouth given certain treatments. And then later, he’s sitting in a cozy hay-filled pen with a sow and her piglets, stroking the mother and delicately checking on the babies. It sort of proves the theory: you can have your bacon, but you should scratch it, too.
Wednesday, January, 28, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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Hande Equine Therapy offering ‘jacuzzi’ hot-water treatments has waiting list
There is a family horse operation in east Dickinson, N.D., that looks normal. With corrals, outbuildings and a farmhouse, it’s an apparently typical farm-like operation.
Monday, March, 23, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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Home near the Range: Farmers, ranchers end up on walls of cafe
The coffee is always free at The Farmer’s Daughter Cafe. It’s sponsored by local businesses and individuals, and when customers drink it, they get to sit near some of the area’s hardest-working men.
Monday, April, 06, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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Far northwest Wis. residents wrestle with proposed hog facility
An application was filed with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources in December that would make it the first so-called Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation in a county widely known for its apple orchards and family farms. The operation could have as many as 20,000 to 25,000 pigs on site at any given time.
Tuesday, January, 27, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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Special Report: Why Brazil has a big appetite for banned pesticides
LIMOEIRO DO NORTE, Brazil - The farmers of Brazil have become the world’s top exporters of sugar, orange juice, coffee, beef, poultry and soybeans. They’ve also earned a more dubious distinction: In 2012, Brazil passed the United States as the largest buyer of pesticides. This rapid growth has made Brazil an enticing market for pesticides banned or phased out in richer nations because of health or environmental risks.
Thursday, April, 02, 2015 - Reuters - News

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