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August 29, 2016
The Cow-Vac is a new way to control horn flies on dairy cows.
Features from the Farm: Fly control for grazing and organic dairies
August 29, 2016 - 4:48am
August 10, 2016
Members of the Lloyd and Jan Anderson Family were presented with the Stevens County Farm Family of the Year award at the Stevens County Fair Supper on Tuesday, Aug. 9 in Morris. (Sue Dieter/Sun Tribune)
Lloyd and Jan Anderson family named Stevens County 2016 Farm Family of the Year
August 10, 2016 - 10:33am
August 2, 2016
Employee killed in accident at West River Dairy
August 2, 2016 - 5:18am
July 30, 2016
Noah Hultgren: Farmers are taking leadership role on water quality issue
July 30, 2016 - 5:22am
Features from the Farm: Making strides toward a 'Net Zero' dairy
July 30, 2016 - 5:06am
July 28, 2016
Dr. Scott Wells, Dr. Sharon Weyers, and Dr. Jane Johnson answer questions about their research on cover crops during Field Day for the North Central Soil and Conservation Research Laboratory in Morris on Thursday, June 21, 2016. (Kim Ukura/Sun Tribune)
Cover crop challenges, benefits highlighted at Soils Lab Field Day
July 28, 2016 - 3:04pm
July 26, 2016
Seven members of Morris Area FFA attended the State Leadership Conference for Chapter Leaders. Pictured are (back, left to right) Minnesota FFA State President Spencer Wolter, Jake Anderson, Teague Picht, Sam Greiner, (front, left to right) Lindsey Moser, Koral Tolifson, Kalley Johnson, Savannah Aanerud, and Minnesota Region 3 President Brady Carter.  (Submitted Photo)
Local FFA leaders attend summer conferences
July 26, 2016 - 5:47am
July 21, 2016
Australian students visited the West Central Research and Outreach Center during a study abroad visit to Morris from July 11 to 14, 2016. (Rebecca Schrupp/University of Minnesota Morris)
Australian students visit Morris area to study green energy efforts
July 21, 2016 - 5:20pm
July 15, 2016
Rain in early July helped area crops after a relatively dry spring. Going forward, farmers are looking for timely rains and warm (but not hot) temperatures to ensure a strong harvest. (Kim Ukura/Sun Tribune)
July rains provide moisture boost for area crops
July 15, 2016 - 2:56pm
July 14, 2016
The theme for the 2016 Summer Field Day for the North Central Soil Conservation Research Laboratory in Morris is  "Soil and Water — We've Got It Covered." Tours out at Swan Lake Research Farm, pictured here during the 2015 field day, will begin promptly at 10 a.m.
Soils Lab Field Day will look at benefits and challenges of cover crops
July 14, 2016 - 5:29am
July 13, 2016
Example of map showing where plant buffers will be required around Minnesota waters. (Minnesota Department of Natural Resources map)
Minnesota water buffer maps released
July 13, 2016 - 9:15am
July 2, 2016
Grant Herfindahl and Colleen Landkamer: Opening new markets for American agriculture
July 2, 2016 - 5:01am
June 24, 2016
These day-neutral strawberries were produced at the West Central Research and Outreach Center using a low tunnel system for season extension. These berries were harvested in late September. (Submitted Photo)
Features from the Farm: Producing strawberries throughout the growing season
June 24, 2016 - 4:30pm
June 21, 2016
Every day 7,500 cows are milked at Meadow Star Dairy near Pennock. A Dairy Days open house will be held there June 30 with tours of the $60 million operation, which was completed last fall. (Carolyn Lange/West Central Tribune)play button
Meadow Star Dairy 'exceeds expectations' for startup
June 21, 2016 - 5:50am
June 11, 2016
Voluntary compliance, local control goals of new buffer initiative
June 11, 2016 - 5:24am