PHOTO: End of the harvest
A South Dakota farmer harvests the last few corn stalks in a field on Saturday afternoon in northwest Hanson county. (Matt Gade/Forum News Service)...
A South Dakota farmer harvests the last few corn stalks in a field on Saturday afternoon in northwest Hanson county. (Matt Gade/Forum News Service)
Learning TV, covering ag's characters and news, and looking toward the future: Mikkel Pates' 44 years in ag
As Mikkel Pates approaches his retirement from Agweek after 44 years in journalism, he talks to Rose Dunn about learning TV, covering ag's characters and scandals and looking toward the future.
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