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Harvest of change: Farm census shows evolving U.S. agriculture

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U.S. agriculture - including farms in North Dakota and Minnesota - is evolving in ways both great and small, a federal report says.

Among the changes were more farms, aging farmers and farmers with more at stake financially.


The U.S. Department of Agriculture's 2007 Census of Agriculture, released Wednesday, makes at least one other thing clear, too:

Agriculture remains a big deal in the region.

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