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Talking it over
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Pearl Harbor attack marks 75th year
Tigers gymnastics growing to new heights (with video)
Two earn additional honors from NSCAA
Four Cougars to play in All-Star Game
MAHACA opens season 2-0 (with video)
Owls aim high for 2016-2017 season (with video)
Susan Ann (Stimmler) Ulrich
Alice Marie Leuty
Dennis H Johnson
Letters to the Editor
Talking it over: Giving thanks
Letters to the Editor
Farmers to head to harvest
Features from the Farm: Fly control for grazing and organic dairies
U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman visits Minnesota
NRCS funding available to develop monarch butterfly habitats
July rains provide moisture boost for area crops
October 12, 2012
Cover Crop demonstration field day Oct. 24 in Pope County
The Chippewa 10% Project is conducting a free cover crop demonstration field day Oct. 24, from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., near Glenwood and Sunburg....
October 12, 2012 - 12:14am
October 7, 2012
Irrigating with tile
FARGO, N.D. -- In a dry year, some farmers in the region are designing sub-surface tile drainage systems to use as sub-surface irrigation, and...
October 7, 2012 - 5:29am
America's Farm Co-ops Set Records in 2011
WASHINGTON, DC - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said today that farmer, rancher and fishery cooperatives posted record sales and income in...
October 7, 2012 - 12:15am
October 2, 2012
Worsening drought picture for Minnesota
As one of the driest Septembers in state history comes to an end, the drought situation in Minnesota is being assessed by a number of state agencies...
October 2, 2012 - 11:33am
September 25, 2012
Long search pays off
September 25, 2012 - 5:54am
September 24, 2012
Deadline near for NAP crop coverage
USDA's Farm Service Agency is advising farmers that Oct. 1 is the deadline to obtain crop year 2013 NAP coverage for crops such as perennial...
September 24, 2012 - 12:05am
September 19, 2012
Urgent push needed for getting new Farm Bill
WEST FARGO, N.D. -- Farmers need greater urgency in pressing for a new farm bill, according to a prominent agricultural journalist. "The longer that the time goes on, the less money (available for farm programs) there's likely to be," said Jerry Hagstrom, a Washington, D.C.-based...
September 19, 2012 - 9:10am
September 2, 2012
Transitioning to Grass-Based Farming' featured at Field Day Sept. 8 near Starbuck
How one farm has transitioned from row crops to pasture-systems will be the focus of a free Land Stewardship Project (LSP) Farm Beginnings farm tour near Starbuck on Saturday, Sept. 8, from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. For more information and to reserve a spot, contact LSP's Nick Olson...
September 2, 2012 - 12:51am
August 30, 2012
Livestock Producers Affected by Disasters Urged to Keep Good Records
WASHINGTON, -- USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Juan M. Garcia today urged livestock producers affected by natural disasters such as Hurricane Isaac to keep thorough records of their livestock and feed losses, including additional expenses for such things as feed purchases...
August 30, 2012 - 9:20am
August 21, 2012
Assess soybean cyst nematode season for future success
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Late summer is a good time to assess soybean cyst nematode (SCN) in your fields. Investigating areas with poor soybean growth can help detect new infestations and evaluate performance problems with SCN resistant varieties early, before they become expensive. Scouting...
August 21, 2012 - 8:51am
August 14, 2012
'Planning for Your Farm's Future' workshop coming to Fergus Falls
For every farmer, a day will come when he or she can no longer work full-time. How will that impact Minnesotans' farm businesses and rural legacies? Too often, these questions are avoided or put on hold because they don't seem urgent, and they are a bit uncomfortable. But planning...
August 14, 2012 - 12:21am
August 13, 2012
Summer Field Day for Soils Lab August 16
The 2012 Summer Field Day for the North Central Soil Conservation Research Laboratory in Morris will be held on Thursday, Aug. 16. This year's...
August 13, 2012 - 11:26am
August 9, 2012
Lesmeister is first runner-up in Minnesota Pork Ambassador competition
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. - Sarah Marketon of Howard Lake will serve as the new Minnesota Pork Ambassador. Judges selected Marketon from a field of...
August 9, 2012 - 12:44am
August 6, 2012
Lesmeister one of 16 vying for State Pork Ambassador
The next Minnesota Pork Ambassador and first and second runners-up will be selected at noon on Wednesday, Aug. 8 at Farmfest. The pork ambassador...
August 6, 2012 - 12:40am
August 2, 2012
USDA Farm Service Agency to Close Five Offices in Minnesota
Saint Paul, Minn., - Minnesota Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director Linda Hennen announced today that five FSA offices in Minnesota...
August 2, 2012 - 2:02pm