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Lobbyist: Big 2019 ag bailouts could hurt crop insurance
January 20, 2020 - 5:30am
From left, North Dakota Livestock Alliance executive director Amber Boeshans, NLDA director Kenton Holle, Mandan economic development and communications director Ellen Huber, North Dakota Association of Township Officers executive director Larry Syverson and Foster County Commissioner Pat Copenhaver discussed livestock development during the second annual NDLA Livestock Summit on Jan. 14, 2020, at Black Leg Ranch. (Jenny Schlecht / Agweek)
Panel stresses importance of communication, education on livestock development
January 20, 2020 - 8:30am
Sean Patrick Gorman, 26, is one of two “Irish Traveller” scammers charged Jan. 17, 2019, by North Dakota law enforcement in a series of rural/farm construction scams, with at least a half-dozen victims. One rancher, a widower in the North Dakota badlands, paid at least $1.89 million, influenced by telephone romance. (Photo supplied by McLean County law enforcement.)
ND AG issues cease-and-desist on widespread 'Irish Traveller' construction scams
January 17, 2020 - 1:25pm
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A reminder of the negative impacts of farm policy
January 20, 2020 - 8:30am
Winner Livestock in Winner, S.D., has seen a large increase in the number of open cows coming through the ring, likely a result in part of the difficult weather in 2019. (Michelle Rook / Agweek) play button
Disastrous 2019 weather spills over into cattle breeding
January 20, 2020 - 5:30am
Sunflower prices have increased recently because of unharvested flowers and tight supply of vegetable oil. (Erin Ehnle Brown / Grand Vale Creative)
Sunflower prices rise with unharvested acres and vegetable oil shortage
January 20, 2020 - 8:30am
Nick Horob, founder of Harvest Profit.
Harvest Profit moves to West Fargo office
January 21, 2020 - 7:30am
Ron McMartin, Jr., was president of McM Inc., one of the largest specialty high-value crop farms in the region. The farm went into Chapter 7 bankruptcy liquidation on Feb. 5, 2017. Lawyers believe the bankruptcy could wrap up in 2020. Photo taken Oct. 10, 2016, near St. Thomas, N.D. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Trevor Peterson)
McMartin farm bankruptcies could wrap up this year
January 17, 2020 - 2:49pm
Industrial hemp produces a dense stand of plants. The crop has caught on in the Northern Plains, but now states are having trouble fitting their programs into federal regulations. (John M. Steiner / Forum News Service)
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Hemp rules still hazy
January 20, 2020 - 5:31am
Emergency haying on Conservation Reserve Program acres began July 16, 2017. (Jenny Schlecht / Agweek)
Report examines fate of former CRP acres
January 20, 2020 - 5:30am
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Critical caveat in U.S. / China trade agreement sows doubt
January 19, 2020 - 7:30am
President Donald Trump speaks Sunday evening at the American Farm Bureau’s 101st Annual Convention and Trade Show in Austin, Texas.

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Trump speaks to farmers at American Farm Bureau convention
January 20, 2020 - 7:34am
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Wheat official: Marketing outlook improves
January 20, 2020 - 8:30am
Abbey Wick
Takeaways from the first Café Talk of 2020
January 19, 2020 - 7:30am
The sad story of dairy's decline: Problem is obvious, solutions are not
April 7, 2019 - 7:30am