Farm News

American Sugarbeet Growers Association VP Talks Upcoming Farm Bill

Washington, D.C. -- With thin margins between Democrats and Republican in the United State House of Representatives and Senate, what ...
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FSA Reminds Livestock Producers of LIP Program Ahead of Extreme Winter Weather

Ahead of the most recent winter storm and extremely cold temperatures, FSA County Executive Director Nathan Peterson is reminding farmers ...
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White Earth Natural Resources Discusses Concerns Over Next Proposed Riverview Dairy Facility Near Reservation Line

Mahnomen, MN -- Roughly 6 months ago, Riverview LLP began operations on the 10,000 head Waukon Dairy facility east of ...
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Phase II of FSA Emergency Relief Program Announced

Ada, MN -- Enrollment for the Second Phase of the Emergency Relief Program will be opening soon, according to Norman ...
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FSA Report: January 12, 2023

FSA County Executive Director Nathan Peterson joined Tom Lano to discuss this week's FSA Report! Listen to the full interview ...
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Inside Look at the Nearly Complete Ag Innovation Campus

Crookston, MN -- Just months away from being operational, the Ag Innovation Campus in Crookston invited the media on Wednesday ...
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Ag Innovation Campus Announces Partnership with Farmers Union Enterprises

CROOKSTON – The Ag Innovation Campus (AIC) is excited to announce a major sponsorship to ring in the new year ...
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45th Annual Norman County Ag Day Set for January 11th

Ada, MN -- The University of Minnesota Extension is excited to host the 45th Annual Norman County Ag Day on ...
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UMN Extension Upcoming Webinars, Seminars, and Meetings

Crookston, MN -- The winter season is meeting in the ag world and that holds true with the University of ...
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FSA Encouraging Producers to Participate in Census of Agriculture

Ada, MN -- The 2022 Census of Agriculture is being sent out to farmers and ranchers across the United States ...
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MN Lamb and Wool Convention Dec 9th & 10th

Minnesota Lamb and Wool Convention set for Alexandria, MN The Minnesota Lamb and Wool Producers Association will host their annual ...
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Norman County Ag Day Set for January 11th

Ada, MN -- Farmers, make sure to circle January 11th on the calendar. That’s when the Norman County Ag Day ...
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Epitome Energy Building Soybean Crush Facility in Grand Forks

Grand Forks, ND -- Epitome Energy announced on Monday night that they will be building their $400 million soybean crush ...
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Prairie Grains Conference Kicks Off Farm Meeting Season at Alerus Center

Grand Forks, ND -- The 2022-23 farm meeting season kicks off this Wednesday and Thursday with the annual Prairie Grains ...
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Tour of the High-Tech 10,000 Head Waukon Dairy Facility

Waukon Township, MN -- This past week the Waukon Dairy, located along Highway 200 east of Gary and Twin Valley, ...
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American Crystal Wraps Up Very Successful 2022 Sugarbeet Campaign Potentially Record Harvest

Hillsboro, ND -- The American Crystal Sugarbeet campaign officially wrapped on Sunday, bringing in a record 12.1 million tons of ...
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UMN Extension Hosts “Essentials for the Cattle Owner with a Day Job” Webinar Series

Minnesota -- Is cattle farming a hobby or not your main source of income? The University of Minnesota Extension is ...
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UMN Extension Hosting Land Rent Meetings in Polk & Norman County

McIntosh, MN. (10/1/2022)— Landlords, Farmers, Agri-Business Professionals should make plans to attend one of the informative meetings being held across ...
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American Crystal Sugarbeet Harvest 85% Complete

Hillsboro, ND -- It’s the final push for the 2022 American Crystal Sugar Beet Harvest. As of Thursday, October 13th, ...
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Clearwater County FSA Update

Bagley, MN -- The deadline to report fall seeded crops is fast approaching. Nathan Peterson of the Clearwater County FSA ...
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New FSA Fiscal Year Begins October 1st

Bagley, MN -- Monday, October 1st is the start of the new fiscal year for the USDA Farm Service Agency ...
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Be Patient & Share the Roads as Beet Harvest Gets Underway

Ada, MN -- While the opening date for the sugar beet harvest has been delayed, when it does get rolling ...
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Red River Valley Sugar Beet Harvest to Get Underway Saturday at Midnight

East Grand Forks, MN -- The full campaign of the American Crystal Sugarbeet harvest will get underway this Saturday, October ...
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R & J Johnson Farms Providing On-Farm Education to Moorhead Elementary Students

Glyndon, MN -- At R & J Johnson Farms near Glyndon, they’re no stranger to bringing guests to the farm ...
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Wheat Harvest Wrapping Up; Rest of Crops Continue to Improve with Heat and Rain

Ada, MN -- On this week’s Farm and Field Show, Mike Nelson of West Central Ag Services joined R & ...
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MFB PAC Announces Candidate Endorsements

St. Paul, MN -- The Minn Farm Bureau Political Action Committee (MFB PAC) recently announced its candidate endorsements for the ...
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USDA Announces Specialty Crop Block Grant Program Funding Awarded to Minnesota

RELEASE FROM USDA AND MINNESOTA DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE: WASHINGTON D.C. — The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) ...
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Red River Valley Sugarbeet Growers Campaigning for Workers Ahead of Fall Harvest

Fargo, ND -- With the sugarbeet prehaul getting underway, the Red River Valley Sugabeet Growers Association is campaigning hard to ...
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Wheat Harvest Behind Schedule, Especially in Northern RRV

Minnesota -- Wheat harvest in the Red River Valley is 2-3 weeks behind schedule and growers, especially those in the ...
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Movie on the Farm Supporting Efforts to Rebuild Rural Ukraine

Hillsboro, ND -- Enjoy some family farm fun and support a good cause! Bertsch Farm east of Hillsboro will be ...
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