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Explosion destroys home in Chokio
Neil Schmidgall inducted into Pit and Quarry Hall of Fame
Donations help add more than 40 bilingual books to elementary school library
UMM Preview: March 28 to April 5, 2015
Features from the Farm: Floor space allowance for group-housed gestating sows
Tigers return to the track
MAHACA wrestling program excited to move forward
Elementary wrestling has record-setting season
Tiger Sharks wrap up winter session
MAHS hosts 11th annual Alumni Basketball tourney
Carol M. Trost
Steve Lang: For all things Swedish, there's no place like Holman's
Letter: Wind is our friend
Letter: USA could become the next Humpty Dumpty
Letter: Clean energy legislation needs our help
Talking it Over: Powering up the country
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Open Houses 032815
Bennett Harvey Joos
Elliott “Elli” Nicole Anderson
Farm Progress edition 2015
As farm bill crops deadline nears, consider varying factors
USDA provides one-time extension of deadline to update base acres or yield history for ARC/PLC programs
June 29, 2014
Moore Calves open house
Nearly 500 people visited Moore Calves near Hancock on Thursday, June 26 to tour the calf ranch and enjoy hamburgers and milk shakes. The ranch is home to about 8,000 calves until they are transferred to the heifer feedlot and eventually return to join the herd at Riverview D...
news / local
June 29, 2014 - 5:43am
December 17, 2010
Final MPCA hearing denies Excel Dairy's permit effort
The long saga of Excel Dairy is over. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency's Citizens Advisory Board has unanimously denied an appeal of its earlier decision not to reissue a permit to the rural Thief River Falls dairy, which was declared a public health hazard in 2008. "The applicant...
farm / agriculture
December 17, 2010 - 7:50am
August 13, 2009
Dairy operation destroyed while couple's baby is born
When he drove his wife to the hospital July 13, the last thing on James Maus' mind was his cows.
August 13, 2009 - 10:48am
August 7, 2009
Attorney general's ruling creates snafu for road to Meadow Star Dairy
WILLMAR -- A $500,000 state economic development grant to improve a township road leading to a new dairy in rural Kandiyohi County could be in jeopardy because of a recent Minnesota attorney general's ruling. Without the grant, more of the cost of the project will be carried by local...
farm / news / agriculture
August 7, 2009 - 5:41am
March 12, 2009
Calendar for Pastures in 2009
Many of us make resolutions or use a calendar for planning the coming year when January rolls around. A planning calendar is especially useful with a grazing system as needs and opportunities change month by month. Even though green pastures filled with grazing bovines are months...
farm / agriculture
March 12, 2009 - 9:12am
Organic Dairy Research and Outreach at WCROC
The recent decision to transition a portion of the dairy herd at the University of Minnesota, West Central Research and Outreach Center (WCROC) to the organic production system provides an opportunity to set new directions in research, teaching and outreach at the Morris site. "Organic"...
farm / agriculture
March 12, 2009 - 9:01am
October 18, 2008
Riverview to manage dairy planned near Pennock
WILLMAR -- A proposed 9,590-head dairy operation near Pennock easily won a preliminary nod of approval Monday by the Kandiyohi County Planning Commission. "I'm really excited," said Nate Hultgren, one of the directors of Meadow Star Dairy Limited Liability Partnership, following...
October 18, 2008 - 12:00am
August 2, 2008
'Miracle Treat Day' benefits thousands like Donnelly boy
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune The words "Children's Miracle Network" might sound like just another charitable non-profit, but it's been a godsend for one Donnelly family. Carter Fults, 4, son of Joe and Jen Fults, is regularly treated by professionals of Gillette Children's Hospital,...
August 2, 2008 - 12:00am
June 28, 2008
WCROC's organic dairy program underway
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Sometimes research facilities are on the cutting edge and sometimes they are working hard to get there. By implementing an organic dairy program, the West Central Research and Outreach Center is doing both. The University of Minnesota, with help from...
June 28, 2008 - 12:00am
March 13, 2008
Forage testing is critical when using exotic feeds
By Dennis Johnson Dairy Production Systems, WCROC, Morris "You were wrong" Jack said, sounding like my wife when I'd turned right instead of left as she'd directed. "The cattle love that weedy cover crop I baled in October and they're doing well on it too. You didn't think it...
March 13, 2008 - 12:00am