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April 26, 2017
“I fell so hard in love with this pig within the first five minutes of meeting him,” said sanctuary founder, Kara Breci. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Sanctuary: Freeway jumping pig finds forever home
April 26, 2017 - 3:00pm
April 22, 2017
No-till is just one of the practices farmers are using to be more sustainable. Michelle Rook / Special to Forum News Service
Farmers promote sustainability during Earth Day
April 22, 2017 - 5:00am
April 18, 2017
Bill Johnson, right, with Farm Credit Services of America, says they are expecting another challenging year for farmers. Michelle Rook / Special to Forum News Service
Experts predict 2017 economic outlook more of the same for farmers
April 18, 2017 - 9:01am
April 5, 2017
Wally, a 250-pound pig who jumped off a truck on his way to a Sioux Falls slaughterhouse, is seen her at the SoulSpace Sanctuary near New Richmond, Wis. (Submitted photo)
Spared ribs: Western Wis. sanctuary takes in footloose pig
April 5, 2017 - 11:13am
April 3, 2017
The Minnesota House debates a transportation funding bill on Friday, March 31, 2017. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Transportation bills pass, starting the real Minnesota talks
April 3, 2017 - 10:58am
March 25, 2017
Viewpoint: Farmers making progress on new buffer requirement
March 25, 2017 - 5:00pm
February 27, 2017
Deadline approaching for Wisconsin's older family farms
February 27, 2017 - 7:00pm
February 24, 2017
Sesquicentennial Farm applications due April 3
February 24, 2017 - 7:00pm
February 21, 2017
Century Farm application deadline approaching
February 21, 2017 - 12:00pm
February 17, 2017
Minnesota Sen. Andrew Lang of Olivia receives congratulations from Sen. Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, on getting his first bill passed. The legislation funds a farmer loan program. David Oakes /  Minnesota Senate
Minnesota farm loan program wins approval in time for spring
February 17, 2017 - 2:00pm
February 14, 2017
The third floor meeting room in the Government Center was packed on Monday night, Feb. 13, 2017, for a meeting of the Goodhue County Planning Advisory Commission and a public hearing on a proposed swine barn in Zumbrota Township. (photo by Kit Murray)
Updated: Planning Commission OK's high-profile Zumbrota feedlot
February 14, 2017 - 12:02pm
February 2, 2017
Gov. Mark Dayton gets plenty of publicity every year when he shows off a Minnesota-gown turkey to the media, but farmes say they want more than a photo op from the state. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
MN farmers want state aid, more in policy than money
February 2, 2017 - 8:52am
January 4, 2017
Minnesota Farmers Union selects interim president
January 4, 2017 - 4:00pm
November 24, 2016
Jennie-O Turkey Store shares results bonus with employees
November 24, 2016 - 1:00pm
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
November 24, 2016 - 6:00am