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Understanding animal behavior
Gercken receives Horace T. Morse award
Ziegelmann makes final SCEIC payment
Sun Tribune Looking Back
Morris Area board cuts a sixth-grade class
Lakers first at hosted invite, Tigers take second
Tiger boys first at Minnewaska Invite
Morris/C-A takes 2-0 sweep over visiting Benson
Tigers sweep Braves on the road
Cougars second at MidCountry Bank Classic
Howard Roy Norman
Bits and Pieces
Commentary: University system needs local support on legislative issues
Letter to the editor: Be a true American
Letter to the editor: In denial on Trump
Letter to the editor: Plan needs to preserve trees
Hancock Open Houses
Hancock Open Houses
Weather dictating pace of spring field work
Growing for the future
2017 Farm Progress Issue
National FFA Week 2017
2016 Stevens SWCD Annual Report
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
April 1, 2016
University students develop seed library for local gardeners
MORRIS — Local gardeners who would like to experiment with locally grown seeds, or amateurs who want to get into gardening for the first...
April 1, 2016 - 3:10pm
March 25, 2016
Features from the Farm: Life cycle assessment of corn grain at the WCROC
March 25, 2016 - 4:18pm