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April 15, 2017
Weather dictating pace of spring field work
April 15, 2017 - 1:00pm
April 3, 2017
Education is part of the Minnesota Department of Agriculture's Industrial Hemp Pilot Project. Grower Josh Helberg says, "Hemp is useless if you’re looking to get high and all of the legislative  concerns about that are asinine."  Contributed photo.
Growing for the future
April 3, 2017 - 4:04pm
March 13, 2017
2017 Farm Progress Issue
March 13, 2017 - 4:33pm
February 21, 2017
National FFA Week 2017
February 21, 2017 - 4:15pm
February 19, 2017
Minnesota Century Farm applications now being accepted
February 19, 2017 - 7:36pm
September 17, 2016
A soybean field west of Morris. Soybean harvest should be in full swing in area fields soon. Rae Yost/Sun Tribune
Farmers to head to harvest
September 17, 2016 - 7:39am
August 29, 2016
The Cow-Vac is a new way to control horn flies on dairy cows.
Features from the Farm: Fly control for grazing and organic dairies
August 29, 2016 - 4:48am
August 1, 2016
Noah Hultgren (right), the president of Minnesota Corn Growers Association, points out different parts of a farm machinery to Mike Conaway (left), U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman, Saturday, July 30, at the Hultgren Farms in rural Raymond, Minnesota. (Briana Sanchez / West Central Tribune)
U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman visits Minnesota
August 1, 2016 - 3:24pm
March 15, 2016
2016 Farm Progress Issue
March 15, 2016 - 10:13am
March 9, 2016
Stevens SWCD 2015 Annual Review
March 9, 2016 - 4:39pm
July 28, 2015
Dr. Carrie Eberle, research agronomist, described research on pollinator health, specialty oilseed crops, cover crops, relay cropping, and water quality at the Barnes-Aastad Swan Lake Research Farm during a meeting of the Minnesota Honey Producers Association on Friday, July 17. (Submitted Photo)
Soils Lab showcases pollinator research during meeting of Minnesota honey producers
July 28, 2015 - 12:40pm
June 30, 2015
Survey says college debt a big problem for young farmers
June 30, 2015 - 10:06am
May 27, 2015
Farmers analyze just-released water rule: Does it go too far?
May 27, 2015 - 5:01pm
The geothermal activity at Yellowstone National Park causes gradients in temperature, pH and toxic chemicals that source from the hot springs and geysers which run into rivers and streams. This sets the stage for extremophilic microorganisms to naturally adapt to survive in these extreme environments. Locating and isolating these microorganisms is called bioprospecting. (Photo: Rob Gardner)
Features from the Farm: Extremophilic microalgae can be used for biofuel production
April 27, 2015 - 11:45am
March 20, 2015
Farm Progress edition 2015
March 20, 2015 - 1:16am