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December 12, 2015
Sandra Renner: Fueling our kids and the future
December 12, 2015 - 5:35am
December 7, 2015
Researchers at the West Central Research and Outreach Center have completed their third year of a study looking at best practices for growing day-neutral strawberries. (Brooke Kern/Sun Tribune)play button
WCROC study looks at a new crop in a new time period
December 7, 2015 - 2:30pm
December 1, 2015
Minnesota lifts poultry exhibition ban
December 1, 2015 - 9:24am
November 27, 2015
Features from the Farm: 2015 top ten performing annual flowers
November 27, 2015 - 2:53pm
November 21, 2015
High yields, low prices for local farmers in 2015 harvest
November 21, 2015 - 5:44am
November 13, 2015
Ellen Starr/Natural Resources Conservation Service
Farmers can receive monarch-saving money
November 13, 2015 - 4:11pm
November 7, 2015
Rebekah Aanerud was named the national winner of the Agricultural Communications Proficiency Award for her work on Stevens County Ag Blast, a twice-monthly radio program broadcast on 1230 KMRS. (Submitted Photo)
Aanerud named national winner in Agricultural Communications
November 7, 2015 - 5:12am
October 29, 2015
DNR announces timeline for buffer law implementation
October 29, 2015 - 9:45am
October 17, 2015
Elisha Smith: October is Farm to School Month
October 17, 2015 - 5:05am
October 3, 2015
Bruce Peterson: Flex-fuel pumps allow Minnesotans to breathe easier, save money
October 3, 2015 - 5:47am
September 21, 2015
John Crabtree: Clean water is costly
September 21, 2015 - 10:14am
September 16, 2015
More ethanol choices on the way for Upper Midwest
September 16, 2015 - 5:08pm
August 10, 2015
Stevens County 4-H poultry contest will look different after state bans bird shows
August 10, 2015 - 5:06am
August 1, 2015
Dr. Jane Johnson (left) and Dr. Sharon Weyers (right) spoke to attendees about soil health during Field Day at the ARS Soils Lab in Morris on Thursday, July 23. In a demonstration, Weyers showed how healthy soil, which is full of biomass and biomaterial, is more structurally sound that unhealthy soil. The container in the center has the healthiest soil, while the others are more prone to erosion from wind and rain. (Kim Ukura/Sun Tribune)
Healthy soils, healthy world: ARS Scientists share research at Field Day
August 1, 2015 - 5:13am
July 31, 2015
An overflow crowd of more than 50 farmers, irrigators, well drillers and others attended a town hall meeting at Glenwood State Bank in Alexandria Wednesday morning. Local legislators, Department of Natural Resources representatives and other state officials also participated. (Al Edenloff/Forum News Service)
Farmers speak out against new water rules at meeting with legislators, DNR
July 31, 2015 - 2:48pm