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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
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St. Mary's students visit county board
Coalition continues to oppose private prison in western Minn.
Minnesota House Republicans detail $6 billion transportation plan
Owl JV girls finish season 11-11
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Four Tigers make All Area by WCT
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Roy L. Thompson
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Letter to the editor
Letter to the editor
Letter to the editor: Food access program critical
Editor's column: My chance to shout 'Bingo'
Bits and Pieces: Talking about fast food
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2017 Farm Progress Issue
National FFA Week 2017
2016 Stevens SWCD Annual Report
Minnesota Century Farm applications now being accepted
Farmers to head to harvest
March 3, 2011
Cargill AgHorizons to expand Alberta operations
Cargill AgHorizons in Alberta will increase its grain storage capacity to 3,430,000 bushels from 1,084,000 at its grain elevator here with the...
March 3, 2011 - 3:32pm
February 21, 2011
WRP/RIM sign-up period begins March 1
Beginning March 1, the USDA and the State of Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources (BWSR) will begin taking applications to enroll land into the Wetlands Reserve Program/Reinvest in Minnesota conservation easement program. The federal WRP program has been paired with the state...
February 21, 2011 - 12:34pm
February 7, 2011
Disaster Assistance for Livestock Producers Affected by Ice, Cold and Heavy Snow
WASHINGTON, DC - USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Jonathan Coppess has issued a reminder to livestock producers throughout the Plains states and the Midwest that FSA programs may be available to assist them. Many are dealing with harsh winter weather, which is causing...
February 7, 2011 - 11:28am
December 13, 2010
USDA Introduces an Online Tool to Assist Beginning and Socially Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced today that the Department has established an online tool that can link retiring farmers who have expiring Conservation Reserve Program contracts with beginning farmers or ranchers who are interested in bringing the land into production....
December 13, 2010 - 11:23am
September 23, 2010
USDA hosting biofuels forum in Morris
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is hosting a biofuels forum on Thursday at the West Central Research and Outreach Center. The forum runs from 9 a.m.
September 23, 2010 - 7:10am
September 15, 2010
Ag Secretary Vilsack a big draw at Big Iron
Chances are U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack doesn't need convincing that farm issues are important to the nation at large. The crowd...
September 15, 2010 - 5:24am
August 3, 2010
Peterson opponent: U.S. on collision with bankruptcy
By Don Davis State Capitol Bureau MORGAN, Minn. -- The two major candidates to represent western Minnesota in the U.S. House show relatively...
August 3, 2010 - 5:05pm
July 2, 2010
Knee high, prices low
By Tom Larson, Sun Tribune The venerable "knee-high by the Fourth of July" standard for corn crops has long gone the way of pinwheels, sparklers...
July 2, 2010 - 4:48pm
April 30, 2010
Producers Reminded to File Annual Report of Acreage to Meet Farm Program Requirements
USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Jonathan Coppess reminds producers to submit their annual report of acreage to their local FSA county office to meet FSA program eligibility requirements. "Producers must file their reports accurately and timely for all crops and land...
April 30, 2010 - 11:48am
April 29, 2010
USDA to cut subsidies as insurers post big profits
MINNEAPOLIS -- The federal government wants to save taxpayers billions of dollars by reducing spending on crop insurance after years of big profits by insurers, but the industry claims the reductions could hurt rural areas. The U.S. Department of Agriculture is negotiating a new...
April 29, 2010 - 7:48am
April 12, 2010
Ethanol TV spots take on big oil
By Don Davis Forum State Capitol Bureau ST.
April 12, 2010 - 4:03pm
April 6, 2010
USDA Highlights Early Successes in Biomass Crop Assistance Program
USDA Farm Service Agency Administrator Jonathan Coppess said Monday that biomass producers, energy facilities and communities are benefitting from USDA's innovative Biomass Crop Assistance Program (BCAP).
April 6, 2010 - 11:00am
March 30, 2010
USDA Announces IT Modernization of Farm Service Agency to Improve Delivery of Service to Producers Throughout the Country
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced that USDA has awarded a major contract to improve the delivery of agricultural services and benefits to producers by using modern, secure and reliable technology.
March 30, 2010 - 11:45am
January 20, 2010
Johnston to direct WCROC operations
Lee Johnston, professor of animal science, will take on the added role of Director of Operations at the West Central Research and Outreach Center...
January 20, 2010 - 4:55pm
January 12, 2010
USDA projects record corn yield
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is projecting U.S. corn production at a record 13.2 billion bushels. This is up from 12.9 billion bushels projected in USDA's December forecast and 1 percent above the previous record of 13.0 billion bushels set in 2007. Corn exports are projected...
January 12, 2010 - 1:09pm