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Morris Sun Tribune
Looking Back: July 23, 2016
Bond refinancing results in significant savings for Stevens County
Morris man charged after sales of heroin to undercover agent
Community Calendar: July 16, 2016
Business Briefs: July 23, 2016
Over 80 participate in Marv Meyer Fun Run
Morris VFW falls despite outhitting Willmar
Orphans win last regular season game
Black wins twice to claim 2016 title
Pirates claim 2016 Little League title over Mets
Bennett "Buck" Columbus Schaffer
Lawrence "Larry" Kill
Evelyn L. Graff (Hyatt)
Steve Lang: Traversing inner space with sale-ing adventures
Katie Erdman: Celebrations are fun, but also a lot of work
Letter: Watch what Jay does, not what he says
Letter: McNamar will help landowners with ditch issues
Talking it over: Follow the chain
Open Houses: July 23, 2016
Thorstein David Larson
Open Houses: July 16, 2016
Kellen Kent Reed
July rains provide moisture boost for area crops
FSA County Committee nominations open
Three Stevens County farms recognized as 2016 Century Farms
Weekend frost nips some farm fields, time will tell if damage warrants replanting
2016 Farm Progress Issue
March 27, 2012
Enrollment Reminder for Direct and Counter-Cyclical Payments and Other FSA Programs
WASHINGTON, DC--U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Bruce Nelson today reminded producers that the...
March 27, 2012 - 11:25am
February 28, 2012
No change in crop insurance delivery
WASHINGTON -- Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said Feb. 17 he has no plans to turn the crop insurance program over to the Farm Service Agency county offices, although the cost of the program and the future of the county offices came up repeatedly at the secretary's annual appearance...
February 28, 2012 - 11:04am
February 27, 2012
First NAP coverage deadline for 2012 crop year coming soon
MORRIS, Minn. - The Farm Service Agency would like to remind producers about important crop disaster insurance coverage deadlines for the 2012 crop year. The application deadline for 2012 Non-Insured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP) coverage for a variety of crops are coming...
February 27, 2012 - 8:26am
February 18, 2012
USDA Announces New Funding For Conservation Partners
WASHINGTON, D.C. - USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Chief Dave White has announced a partnership with the National Fish and...
February 18, 2012 - 12:45am
February 13, 2012
USDA Offers Mobile Access and More Efficient Online Tools for Farmers and Ranchers
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Acting Under Secretary for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services Michael Scuse has announced a package of technology enhancements...
February 13, 2012 - 12:16am
February 10, 2012
Calculating farm program costs
WASHINGTON DC -- All farm major programs combined -- crop insurance, subsidies and conservation -- will cost only about $221 billion over the next 10 years, comprising only 18 percent of Agriculture Department spending, according to statistics released by the Congressional Budget...
February 10, 2012 - 12:59am
February 2, 2012
USDA Announces CRP General Sign-up
WASHINGTON, DC -- Acting Under Secretary for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services (FFAS) Michael Scuse has announced that the U.S. Department...
February 2, 2012 - 12:04am
January 12, 2012
2012 DCP/ACRE Sign Up Begins Jan. 23
SAINT PAUL, Minn., - USDA Minnesota Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director Linda Hennen reminds producers enrollment for Average...
January 12, 2012 - 4:07pm
December 14, 2011
USDA Designates 7 Minnesota Counties as Primary Natural Disaster Areas
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has designated seven counties in Minnesota as primary natural disaster areas due...
December 14, 2011 - 4:00pm
USDA Funding To Create Jobs, Reduce Energy Costs for Agricultural Producers and Rural Small Businesses
NEW ORLEANS, La.- Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced loans and grants for agricultural producers and rural small businesses across...
December 14, 2011 - 8:47am
December 8, 2011
Cattle TB restrictions over, opening national markets
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota cattle producers faced six emotional and financially challenging years, but now they celebrate a re-opening of markets...
December 8, 2011 - 8:46am
November 7, 2011
Stevens County included in agriculture disaster designation
Washington, D.C. - U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken and Representatives Collin Peterson and Tim Walz today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has designated agriculture disaster areas for several Minnesota counties impacted by multiple natural disasters...
November 7, 2011 - 9:32am
November 5, 2011
Farm Service Agency Urges Farmers and Ranchers to Vote in County Committee Elections
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Bruce Nelson announced today that the 2011 FSA county committee...
November 5, 2011 - 12:53am
September 16, 2011
USDA Outlines SURE Eligibility Requirements for 2011
Morris, MINN,-Stevens County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director Veronica Curfman announced that legislative authority for the...
September 16, 2011 - 3:48pm
August 28, 2011
A honey of a research project
What do alternative crops being researched at the Soils Lab in Morris have to do with the almond crop in California? Honeybees. According...
August 28, 2011 - 5:04am