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Morris Sun Tribune
Vavra receives Eagle Scout
Community scavenger hunt is new to Morris' Crazy Days celebration
Bond refinancing results in significant savings for Stevens County
Morris man charged after sales of heroin to undercover agent
Looking Back: July 23, 2016
Orphans finish season with a 7-11 record
Morris VFW falls despite outhitting Willmar
Over 80 participate in Marv Meyer Fun Run
Orphans win last regular season game
Black wins twice to claim 2016 title
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
Billy James Blaisdell
Open Houses: July 23, 2016
Thorstein David Larson
Open Houses: July 16, 2016
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 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
Soils Lab showcases pollinator research during meeting of Minnesota honey producers
MORRIS – Pollinators are important to us because more than 30 percent of our food, especially the tasty items, relies on the activities of...
July 28, 2015 - 12:40pm
June 30, 2015
Survey says college debt a big problem for young farmers
A survey of 700 young farmers nationwide finds unpaid student loans are a major obstacle for them. The survey was conducted by the Hudson, N.Y.-based National Young Farmers Coalition, which works to help young farmers get started and succeed. The organization is a major booster...
June 30, 2015 - 10:06am
May 27, 2015
Farmers analyze just-released water rule: Does it go too far?
ST. PAUL – Farmers who worry that the federal government wants to regulate mud puddles on their land are examining a 297-page rule the Obama administration released Wednesday. The new water quality rule was not well received in farm country, but agriculture groups' attorneys...
May 27, 2015 - 5:01pm
Features from the Farm: Extremophilic microalgae can be used for biofuel production
MORRIS - Nestled between Idaho, Montana and Wyoming is one of the last, nearly intact, ecosystems on earth which a myriad of wildlife call home....
April 27, 2015 - 11:45am
March 20, 2015
Farm Progress edition 2015
March 20, 2015 - 1:16am
February 24, 2015
Morris Area FFA 2015
February 24, 2015 - 12:04pm
February 11, 2015
State Fair and Farm Bureau Federation accepting Century Farm applications
ST. PAUL – Minnesota families who have owned their farms for 100 years or more may apply for the 2015 Century Farms Program. Produced by the Minnesota State Fair in conjunction with the Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation, the Century Farms Program was created to promote agriculture...
February 11, 2015 - 3:30pm
December 6, 2014
Stevens County farmland value increases slowing
MORRIS, Minn. - Stevens County Assessor Judy Thorstad told the Stevens County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday that the increase in value for tillable land for taxes payable in 2016 will only be seven percent. Over the last few years, the county has seen value increases of more...
December 6, 2014 - 5:28am
November 17, 2014
Meadow Star Dairy gets go-ahead for operation west of Willmar
PENNOCK, Minn. - Construction of an 8,800-animal-unit dairy operation will begin next spring west of Willmar. Meadow Star Dairy, which is owned by Riverview LLP based in Morris, was granted a conditional use permit earlier this month by St. Johns Township. St. Johns is the only...
November 17, 2014 - 5:31pm
October 31, 2014
Features from the Farm 110114
News from the West Central Research and Outreach Center Esther Jordan Communications Specialist Consumer driven research Now, more so than in the past, there is interest from consumers on how animals are raised, cared for, and what foods they eat. Consumers may request cage-free...
October 31, 2014 - 3:00pm
September 26, 2014
Features from the Farm 092714
Brad Heins Assistant Professor Organic Dairy Management News from the West Central Research and Outreach Center Food Production Systems (Top) Fodder is grown for seven day before harvesting. (Bottom) After soaking seeds for 12 to 24 hours, they are laid out on plastic trays...
September 26, 2014 - 4:44pm
July 25, 2014
Features from the Farm
News from the West Central Research and Outreach Center Mike Reese, Eric Buchanan, and George Nelson West Central Research and Outreah Center 'Greening' energy consumed in agricultural production systems The agricultural industry consumes an immense amount of fossil-fuel...
July 25, 2014 - 3:38pm
June 27, 2014
Features From the Farm 062814
News from the West Central Research and Outreach Center Summer events and activities at the WCROC Esther Jordan Communication Specialist Nestled among the fields and meadows of western Minnesota, the University of Minnesota’s West Central Research and Outreach Center (WCROC)...
June 27, 2014 - 4:26pm