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City looks for bids to complete planned road maintenance program
Cover crop challenges, benefits highlighted at Soils Lab Field Day
City approves water treatment plant contract, if state funding comes through
Highway 59, Highway 28 intersection closes Aug. 1
Higher minimum wage, new laws begin August 1 in Minnesota
Freeman's four hits, five RBIs fuel Braves' 9-7 win
Errors costly in postseason opener for Morris VFW
Fighting injuries, Vikings OL Loadholt plans to retire
10 possibilities for Twins' GM job
Orphans finish season with a 7-11 record
Fern Haley Rasmussen
Marion I. DeWall
Bennett "Buck" Columbus Schaffer
Steve Lang: Traversing inner space with sale-ing adventures
Katie Erdman: Celebrations are fun, but also a lot of work
Letter: Watch what Jay does, not what he says
Letter: McNamar will help landowners with ditch issues
Talking it over: Follow the chain
CotahRose James O'Brien
Grayson Scott Luthi
Jackson Dean Ver Steeg
Billy James Blaisdell
Open Houses: July 23, 2016
NRCS funding available to develop monarch butterfly habitats
July rains provide moisture boost for area crops
FSA County Committee nominations open
Three Stevens County farms recognized as 2016 Century Farms
Weekend frost nips some farm fields, time will tell if damage warrants replanting
December 10, 2009
Pawlenty: Minnesota, Brazil can cooperate on ethanol
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL -- Brazil is one of Minnesota's major ethanol competitors, but Minnesota Gov.
December 10, 2009 - 4:23pm
Morris FFA to be featured on RFD TV
The Morris FFA Chapter from Morris Area High School will be showcased on "This Week In AgriBusiness," a weekly, one-hour television agriculture...
December 10, 2009 - 11:21am
December 9, 2009
Sugar beet cooperative reorganizes board of directors
RENVILLE -- Mark Arnold of Holloway will serve as chairman of the board of directors for the Southern Minnesota Beet Sugar Cooperative. Arnold was among those elected during the cooperative's reorganizational meeting on Friday, according to a news release from the cooperative. Also...
December 9, 2009 - 1:45am
December 8, 2009
MDA urges farmers and other diesel users to winterize fuel now
With some fall fieldwork still underway, the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is reminding farmers to winterize their diesel fuel. Colder temperatures may cause problems for equipment still running on non-winterized or #2 diesel. According to MDA Commissioner Gene Hugoson,...
December 8, 2009 - 2:07pm
December 5, 2009
Apply now for farm business management scholarships from MDA
ST. PAUL, Minn. - Minnesota growers of several specialty crops may qualify for scholarships to offset the cost of farm business management classes through a program administered by the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA). Applications are now being accepted for 2010. In 2010,...
December 5, 2009 - 4:25am
December 3, 2009
Grain dryer fire at IFAS
December 3, 2009 - 2:02pm
December 1, 2009
Consider tillage options following late, wet harvest
ST. PAUL, Minn. --The wet fall has made harvest very challenging. Not only are farmers scratching their heads about how they are going to get in the field to harvest, they're also wondering when they will have time to complete the fall tillage. To limit soil damage and to help with...
December 1, 2009 - 3:13am
November 26, 2009
Mill able to do double duty
Northern Crop Institute's mill now can do double duty. The organization's pilot-scale durum mill has been converted so that it can mill the...
November 26, 2009 - 12:53am
November 24, 2009
A harvest of concern
By Greta Petrich Alexandria Echo Press Fields of corn still stand where plowed fields should be surfacing - that's just one of the problems...
November 24, 2009 - 2:15pm
November 18, 2009
Cattle Feeders Day Dec. 7 in Morris
The University of Minnesota Extension Beef Team is proud to announce this year's Minnesota Cattle Feeder Days to be held Dec. 7-10 at five sites in southern Minnesota. This year's program will focus on management strategies to improve feedlot profitability.
November 18, 2009 - 12:54am
November 13, 2009
Talking It Over -- Farming in all conditions
I am so relieved to see that the weather is finally cooperating and some of the fall field work is being completed. I know it has been a big...
November 13, 2009 - 5:28pm
November 10, 2009
Farmers urged to Vote in County Committee Elections
The County Committee elections are underway, as USDA has mailed ballots to eligible voters. The deadline to return the ballots to local FSA offices is Dec. 7, 2009. "It is imperative that all eligible farmers and ranchers get involved and vote in this year's county committee elections,"...
November 10, 2009 - 6:00am
Minnesota Grown - now 1,000 members strong
ST. PAUL, Minn. - The Minnesota Grown Program reached its 1,000 member milestone today with a celebration at Hidden Valley Produce farm near Mazeppa. Minnesota Grown has been growing in popularity and importance with an average of 45 new members annually since licensing began in 1989. "Today's...
November 10, 2009 - 5:58am
November 6, 2009
DNR offers outlook and reminders for firearms deer season
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) offers some important information and tips for the nearly 500,000 hunters who will be venturing into fields and forests when the firearms deer season opens on Saturday, Nov. 7. Season outlook Minnesota has about 1 million wild...
November 6, 2009 - 11:05am
November 5, 2009
Red River flowing at highest recorded level in November
The Red River in Fargo is flowing at the highest level ever recorded for the month of November, the U.S. Geological Survey says. The Red was flowing at 8,040 cubic feet per second Wednesday, making it the highest stream flow recorded for the month of November since measurements were...
November 5, 2009 - 1:50pm