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MAHS bands earn high rankings in large group contest
Out on a date: MAS school board discusses district calendar
Making sure on history: Museum gets grant (with video)
Features from the Farm: Enjoying grass-fed beef
Painting attention: Artist works with MAES students (with video)
Minnesota State Boys Basketball Tournament -- Thursday roundup
Owl JV girls finish season 11-11
Owl C squad wraps up 8-6 season
Hancock JV wraps up 21-4 season
Four Tigers make All Area by WCT
Nora Kristine Hanson
Linda Lou (Holland) Tolifson
Judith E. Boucher (Feuchtenberger)
Roy L. Thompson
Hancock Record Editorial: Investment in main street; plan to save more
Letter to the editor
Letter to the editor
Letter to the editor: Food access program critical
Editor's column: My chance to shout 'Bingo'
Sun Tribune Open Houses
2017 Farm Progress Issue
National FFA Week 2017
2016 Stevens SWCD Annual Report
Minnesota Century Farm applications now being accepted
Farmers to head to harvest
June 15, 2015
ARC and PLC enrollment period open through Sept. 30
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced that eligible producers may now formally enroll in the Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC) programs for 2014 and 2015. The enrollment period begins June 17, 2015, and will end Sept. 30, 2015. The new...
June 15, 2015 - 4:43pm
Minnesota State Fair Cancels 2015 Open Class and 4-H Poultry Shows
SAINT PAUL, Minn. - The Minnesota State Fair has canceled its poultry shows for the 2015 Great Minnesota Get-Together. The cancellations are in response to the directive issued by the Minnesota Board of Animal Health. For the 2015 State Fair, the Poultry Barn will feature interactive...
May 15, 2015 - 9:53am
April 24, 2015
Rare Minnesota agriculture emergency declared
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton declared a state of emergency Thursday as the number of poultry dead from an avian flu outbreak edges toward 3 million. It is the first Minnesota agriculture emergency declaration state officials could recall, including Agriculture Commissioner...
April 24, 2015 - 4:11pm
March 30, 2015
USDA extends ARC and PLC deadlines to April 7
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has provided farm owners and producers one additional week, until April 7, 2015, to choose between Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC), the safety-net programs established by the 2014 Farm Bill. The final day to update yield...
March 30, 2015 - 11:13am
March 23, 2015
Morris Area grad among FFA student leaders sharing message of agriculture on Capitol Hill
INDIANAPOLIS – Last week, 36 state FFA officers will gather at the nation's capital to celebrate National Ag Day. This is the 42nd anniversary...
March 23, 2015 - 10:39am
March 2, 2015
USDA provides one-time extension of deadline to update base acres or yield history for ARC/PLC programs
WASHINGTON, DC — Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced that a one-time extension will be provided to producers for the new safety-net programs established by the 2014 Farm Bill, known as Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC). The final day to update...
March 2, 2015 - 9:30am
December 5, 2014
Aanerud family of Donnelly named 2014 Outstanding Conservationists
MORRIS, Minn. -- Jim and Lorraine Aanerud and Andy and Heather Aanerud have been selected as the 2014 Outstanding Conservationists for the Stevens...
December 5, 2014 - 5:52pm
November 14, 2014
Hancock FFA holds successful corn drive
The Hancock FFA held their annual corn drive to raise money for Camp Courage on Oct. 24. For 60 years, Minnesota FFA has held fundraising activities to help sponsor children and adults with physical and mental disabilities so they may attend Camp Courage. The money these members collected,...
November 14, 2014 - 10:20am
November 13, 2014
Extension launches 2014 Farm Bill crops education seminars
ST. PAUL, Minn - In December, University of Minnesota Extension and the Farm Service Agency will begin a series of 73 free education seminars to help crop producers understand decisions necessitated by the 2014 Farm Bill. Crop producers have until March 31, 2015 to make decisions...
November 13, 2014 - 2:38am
October 17, 2014
Fair Farmland Rental Agreement presentation in Alexandria Nov. 14
Landlords, farmers and agri-business professionals should make plans to attend one of the informative meetings on farmland rental agreements being held across Central and Southern Minnesota. These free meetings are provided by University of Minnesota Extension. Farm land rental...
October 17, 2014 - 9:14am
October 6, 2014
USDA Farm Service Agency Announces Key Dates for New 2014 Farm Bill Safety Net Programs
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is announcing key dates for farm owners and producers to keep in mind regarding the new 2014 Farm Bill established programs, Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC). The new programs, designed to help...
October 6, 2014 - 11:09am
October 2, 2014
MnDOT Pays Farmers for Standing Corn Rows, Hay Bales and Silage Bags
The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) has an innovative program which pays farm operators to leave standing corn rows, standing from fall to spring. These standing corn rows act as snow fences which catch snow throughout the winter to reduce blowing snow on state highways....
October 2, 2014 - 3:12am