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MAHS seniors to graduate May 26
Large strides expected for water projects
Dayton, GOP cut last-minute budget deal to set up special session Tuesday
Minnesota man may have fallen off bluff into Mississippi after police chase
Minnesota teacher dies while on running race along North Shore
Prep Baseball: Gramm earns complete game win against Hillcrest
Local wrestlers compete in Thor Wrestling Club
Prep Baseball: Walk-off winner for Morris/C-A against LQPV
Prep Softball: Tigers claim fourth straight WCC title
Prep Baseball: Tigers fourth in 3AA-North
Edward J. Morrison
Ruth "Joanne" Christenson
Bits and Pieces: The Buddy Poppy tradition
Change is never easy, but it is necessary
Letter to the editor: Wear poppy proudly
Letter to the editor: Stop the Jake brakes
Sun Tribune Editorial: Thanks for takeover; Theater needs lights
Sun Tribune Open Houses
Record Open House
Dudding Wocken engagement
Hancock Record Open Houses
Taking a break from ag work
Weather dictating pace of spring field work
Growing for the future
2017 Farm Progress Issue
National FFA Week 2017
September 20, 2013
Palmer amaranth confirmed in Iowa: what does it mean for Minnesota?
By Lizabeth Stahl and Jeff Gunsolus ST. PAUL, Minn. — Palmer amaranth, an invasive weed that can bring about crop yield losses exceeding 90 percent, has been reported in western Iowa. What does this mean for growers in Minnesota? Since this weed is not known to be present...
September 20, 2013 - 4:18pm
August 28, 2013
Ask a Farmer: What is the difference between sweet corn and field corn?
Sweet corn. It's almost as American as apple pie. If you're barbecuing with friends and family on a sunny weekend evening in Minnesota, there's a good chance that corn on the cob is part of the menu. Or maybe you're celebrating Thanksgiving with a plump turkey and all the fixings...
August 28, 2013 - 10:05am
August 5, 2013
Revised Nitrogen Fertilizer Management Plan Draft Released for Public Comment
ST. PAUL, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) released a draft revision of the Minnesota’s Nitrogen Fertilizer Management Plan (NFMP) for public comment today. The NFMP is the state’s blueprint for prevention or minimization of the impacts of nitrogen fertilizer...
August 5, 2013 - 3:43pm
House refuses to appoint conferees on farm bill
WASHINGTON — Three Upper Midwest senators have been named conferees on the farm bill. But the House Republican leadership’s refusal to appoint conferees and a plan for the House to vote on a big cut to the food stamp program means prospects for the bill passing this year have...
August 5, 2013 - 10:11am
August 2, 2013
Farmfest, Dakotafest reportedly sold
WILLMAR, Minn. -- The farm shows Farmfest, held annually southeast of Redwood Falls, and Dakotafest, held annually southeast of Mitchell S.D., have reportedly been purchased by the American Farm Bureau Federation. The Cygnus Business Media agriculture group has sold its...
August 2, 2013 - 9:14am
July 5, 2013
WCROC Summer Center Day is July 12
Summer Center Day will be held at the University of Minnesota, West Central Research and Outreach Center on Friday, July 12. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. with tours running approximately 90 minutes in length. Tours will run twice, once at 8:00 a.m. and a second time at 10:00...
July 5, 2013 - 5:18pm
May 21, 2013
Report: Input costs on the rise for crop farmers
WILLMAR — Prices paid to grain farmers for their crops have increased in recent years, but so have seed, fertilizer, chemical and other costs. The average cost of producing a bushel of corn has about doubled during the past 10 years, according to the 2012 annual report of 505...
May 21, 2013 - 4:44pm
March 19, 2013
Workshop Promoting Long-term Care of Land Through Leases and Contracts April 4 in Glenwood
GLENWOOD, Minn, -- A workshop on the pros and cons of long-term conservation leases and land contracts for beginning and retiring farmers will be held Thursday, April 4, from 5:30 p.m.- 8:15 p.m., at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Glenwood (122 1st St. NW). The theme of this joint...
March 19, 2013 - 12:00pm
March 18, 2013
National Agriculture Day: Reaching more farmers through agricultural professionals
ST. PAUL, Minn. —Tuesday, March 19, is National Agriculture Day. This is a day to recognize the hard working men and women who produce the food, feed, fiber and fuel that generate more than $75 billion in economic activity every year in Minnesota. Our state is a leader in agricultural...
March 18, 2013 - 1:33pm
2013 FFA Week -- Morris Area FFA
February 18, 2013 - 11:35am
January 28, 2013
Extension farm management and marketing update to be held Feb. 14 in Evansville, Minn.
What is the number one concern of crop producers? The answer is farmland. Some questions heard around the region are: farmland rental rates are increasing, will I be able to hold onto the land I've always rented? How can my neighbor pay that much to rent that farm? How much can I...
January 28, 2013 - 4:41am
January 22, 2013
Shortchanging ag research?
Catherine Woteki, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's chief scientist, sees two powerful trends that both connect and conflict: -- Global population and food needs are soaring, and the world will need to produce roughly as much food in the next 50 years as has been consumed since...
January 22, 2013 - 9:24am
January 16, 2013
USDA Finalizes New Microloan Program
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced a new microloan program from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) designed to help small and family operations, beginning and socially disadvantaged farmers secure loans under $35,000. The new microloan program is aimed at bolstering...
January 16, 2013 - 12:18pm
December 22, 2012
Interest rates plunge
December 22, 2012 - 4:07am
December 20, 2012
South Dakota's Sen. Johnson sweats fate of US farm bill
December 20, 2012 - 10:45am