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Hancock Memorial Day service 10 a.m. May 29
MAHS seniors to graduate May 26
Hancock High School Class of 2017
Sales of the Week for the week of May 25
Another day, another missed Minnesota legislative deadline
Hancock softball closes out inaugural season
Owl trap team remains in third through week four
Prep Baseball: Gramm earns complete game win against Hillcrest
Local wrestlers compete in Thor Wrestling Club
Prep Baseball: Walk-off winner for Morris/C-A against LQPV
Edward J. Morrison
Ruth "Joanne" Christenson
Bits and Pieces: The Buddy Poppy tradition
Change is never easy, but it is necessary
Letter to the editor: Wear poppy proudly
Letter to the editor: Stop the Jake brakes
Sun Tribune Editorial: Thanks for takeover; Theater needs lights
Sun Tribune Open Houses
Record Open House
Dudding Wocken engagement
Hancock Record Open Houses
Taking a break from ag work
Weather dictating pace of spring field work
Growing for the future
2017 Farm Progress Issue
National FFA Week 2017
July 30, 2016
Features from the Farm: Making strides toward a 'Net Zero' dairy
Harvesting milk on the typical dairy farm requires a large amount of energy. This is due to the energy intensive nature of collecting milk, keeping...
July 30, 2016 - 5:06am
July 28, 2016
Cover crop challenges, benefits highlighted at Soils Lab Field Day
MORRIS — Modern farmers have many choices to make as they try to balance profitability with conservation efforts. Scientists with the North...
July 28, 2016 - 3:04pm
July 26, 2016
Local FFA leaders attend summer conferences
HACKENSACK — Morris Area FFA students recently attended the State Leadership Conference for Chapter Leaders (SLCCL) from July 10 to 15...
July 26, 2016 - 5:47am
July 21, 2016
Australian students visit Morris area to study green energy efforts
MORRIS — In mid-July, the Stevens County area played host to a group of 14 Australian students and their professor as part of a study abroad...
July 21, 2016 - 5:20pm
July 15, 2016
July rains provide moisture boost for area crops
MORRIS — Storms that rolled across Minnesota in early July may have brought the "million dollar rain" area farmers needed to keep this...
July 15, 2016 - 2:56pm
July 14, 2016
Soils Lab Field Day will look at benefits and challenges of cover crops
MORRIS — The 2016 Summer Field Day for the North Central Soil Conservation Research Laboratory in Morris will be held on Thursday, July...
July 14, 2016 - 5:29am
July 13, 2016
Minnesota water buffer maps released
ST. PAUL — Minnesota farmers may not need to install as many mandated buffer strips as originally thought, but it still will cost millions...
July 13, 2016 - 9:15am
July 2, 2016
Grant Herfindahl and Colleen Landkamer: Opening new markets for American agriculture
If you're looking for a growth industry, check out Minnesota's food and agricultural exports: The number of jobs supported by agricultural exports has been trending upward since the 1990s. More than one million American jobs are supported by agricultural exports, including 55,300...
July 2, 2016 - 5:01am
June 24, 2016
Features from the Farm: Producing strawberries throughout the growing season
Availability of locally grown strawberries is extremely limited in the Upper Midwest due to the short growing season and cultivars with short...
June 24, 2016 - 4:30pm
June 21, 2016
Meadow Star Dairy 'exceeds expectations' for startup
PENNOCK — Like kids eager to get on a merry-go-round for a fun ride — and just as eager to get off with the promise of a treat when...
June 21, 2016 - 5:50am
June 11, 2016
Voluntary compliance, local control goals of new buffer initiative
MORRIS — Voluntary compliance and local control are two important factors for implementing Minnesota's new buffer law for public waters and public ditches, state employees emphasized during a meeting at the Stevens County Courthouse on Wednesday, June 1. Stevens County hosted...
June 11, 2016 - 5:24am
May 27, 2016
Features from the Farm: Study looks at impact of warm season annual grasses for grazing organic dairy cows
It is important for organic dairy farmers to establish good pasture management to be able to follow the pasture rule for organic cattle. Organic cattle must graze pasture for at least 120 days of the year and 30 percent of their dry matter intake must come from pasture forage. Milk...
May 27, 2016 - 3:14pm
May 23, 2016
Stevens County to host open house on buffer strip maps
MORRIS — Stevens County will be hosting an open house on Wednesday, June 1 for citizens to review preliminary buffer maps produced by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. At the open house there will be printed maps for constituents to review and persons on hand to...
May 23, 2016 - 5:14am
April 22, 2016
Features from the Farm: Application of social network analysis to animal welfare research
Animal agriculture has been shaped by the general public's concerns about animal welfare. The emergence of abnormal behaviors in farm animals...
April 22, 2016 - 4:35pm
April 8, 2016
Pesticides, farm programs discussed as ag policy omnibus bill heads to House Floor
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota House soon will decide whether certain pesticides should be prohibited from being used on golf courses and the best methods for encouraging organic farming. Representatives also will discuss helping with foreclosure mediation for farmers. Legislative...
April 8, 2016 - 4:29pm