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State agency apologizes, says fines were meant to help with compliance.
"Rowbots" can fertilize crops more efficiently and precisely, and hopefully in the future, plant some seeds.
Minnesota is the nation's third largest producer of soybeans. The crop accounts for 30 percent of the state's agricultural exports. The state shipped more than $2 billion worth of soybeans abroad in 2016. More than half went to China.
The third-generation company provides a wide variety of seeds that farmers can't find through co-ops.
Low commodity prices caused another year of "slow bleeding" in 2017.
China's retaliatory moves to penalize pork, ethanol will have outsized impact in the state.
Officials said a former CHS grain marketer did not disclose his financial ties to a Mexican company.
Prices for farmland declined across Minnesota in 2017, another sign of a weak farm economy that's been plagued by low crop prices and reduced incomes for the past four years.
George Farr had a gift for performing and carried it with him throughout a diverse life that included teaching, heading the state DFL Party during…
The company will lease back the space from Trust Equity Funding.