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City of Morris will consider tax abatement for Highway 28 development
Kathy Brenny to fill new elementary teaching position in Hancock
Concert planned for Adair Horgen
Hancock Fall sports meeting
Hancock City Council aproves bid for street work
MA/C-A Fall activities kick-off Aug. 11
Eagles end season in tough loss to Montevideo
Eagles beat Orphans to stay alive in 9C
Starbuck eliminates Morris VFW from District 5 tourney
Morris VFW wins in 10 over NL-S
Talking it over: Wet but fun fair
Capitol Chatter: Voters wonder, what’s the difference?
Amy Klobuchar and John Hoeven: No text is worth dying for
Letter: Irrigation concerns in Bonanza Valley
Letter: Legion beer sale profits used to support youth programs
Tucker Christopher Lohse
Mallory Christine Lair
Mason Paul Williamson
Features from the Farm
November 18, 2009
Support for Renville Co. wind energy proposal is on the rise
OLIVIA -- A proposal to erect one of the state's largest wind farms amidst some of its most productive farm lands found clear sailing Tuesday with the Renville County Board of Commissioners. The commissioners indicated they are likely to formally approve a request by Norfolk Wind...
November 18, 2009 - 7:26am
November 3, 2009
Fergus ethanol plant files for bankruptcy
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - Otter Tail Ag Enterprises, which operates an ethanol plant here, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, the company announced. The...
November 3, 2009 - 9:35am
October 4, 2009
Senators seek aid for hog, dairy farmers
Measures to help hog and dairy producers were sought this week by both of Minnesota's senators. U.S. Sen. Al Franken, DFL-Minn., and U.S. Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., were joined Thursday by 23 other senators in requesting U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack buy $100 million of...
October 4, 2009 - 12:57am
October 3, 2009
If you can't stay off wet fields, minimize compaction
The best way to manage soil compaction is to prevent it from happening. The old adage of "stay off the field until it's fit to work" still applies. However, the possible severe economic repercussions of delaying field operations may outweigh compaction damage or loss. The dilemma...
farm / extension / agriculture
October 3, 2009 - 5:01am
October 2, 2009
Hankinson ethanol plant to reopen under new ownership
The idled Hankinson, N.D., ethanol plant has been sold, and the new owner plans to reopen it as soon as Saturday. Murphy Oil, based in El Dorado, Ark., said Thursday that it's buying the corn-based plant for $92 million. The company plans to invest an additional $15 million in working...
October 2, 2009 - 7:46am
August 28, 2009
A milk beam from princess' mom
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. - Most Minnesota State Fair visitors smile, but Laura Olson beamed. Olson stood outside a glass-enclosed, refrigerated...
farm / news
August 28, 2009 - 12:26pm
August 26, 2009
USDA Seeks Comments on Proposed Rule for Trade Adjustment Assistance for Farmers Program
WASHINGTON - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture is requesting comments on a proposed rule that would establish the procedures and eligibility criteria for receiving assistance under the Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) for Farmers...
USDA / farm / agriculture
August 26, 2009 - 2:47pm
August 24, 2009
Hoofing it to Hollywood
Cyclone Larry has always lived his life on the fast track. Now the Casselton, N.D., thoroughbred can hoof it to Hollywood. Larry, a 3-year-old...
sports / farm
August 24, 2009 - 7:29am
August 14, 2009
Wind farm developer looks to Ramsey County
DEVILS LAKE -- A community wind farm developer is looking to build a large-scale facility in Ramsey County. More than 60 people turned out Wednesday evening to hear Jeff Metzger, president of Just Wind, LLC. explain its philosophy and to begin gauging local interest a potential wind...
August 14, 2009 - 6:09am