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Trump tells Canada, Mexico he'll renegotiate, not end NAFTA
Ag groups urge Trump to stick with NAFTA
Man who nearly died in Alexandria medical helicopter crash in dispute with employer
Authorities searching for U of M student in Mississippi River
Minnesota-based beef-supplying giant Cargill to exit U.S. cattle-feeding business
UM-Morris women get first win at North Central
Morris/C-A wins hosted invite
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UM-Morris goes 3-1 against UMAC competition
UM-Morris softball earns first UMAC victories
Robert John Vikander
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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 Record Open House
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
September 24, 2011
Dept. of Commerce Commissioner visits Morris on energy tour
MORRIS -- Minnesota Department of Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman visited the West Central Research and Outreach Center and the biomass facility...
September 24, 2011 - 5:00am
August 10, 2011
Getting Ready for EAB
Even people who remember how Dutch Elm Disease decimate urban landscapes in the 1970s might not believe the devastation that experts say will...
August 10, 2011 - 4:29am
July 14, 2010
"Summer Fun in the Garden" series continues tonight
Summer Fun in the Garden, a series of Wednesday family garden programs, continues today -- Wednesday, July 14 -- at 6 p.m. Summer Fun is the West Central Research and Outreach Center's newest family education event at the Horticultural Display Gardens. Following a supper, at 7...
July 14, 2010 - 7:51am
February 22, 2010
Open houses and local foods--U of M Day of celebration
The semi-annual Pride of the Prairie Local Foods Meal and Farmers Market is always a reason to celebrate, but the event this spring semester...
February 22, 2010 - 7:56pm
December 25, 2009
WCROC Organic Crops
The 3-year conversion of 165 acres to organic certification that began in 20008 will be completed after the 2010 harvest. In 2010 we will have 71 acres certified organic for the organic dairy herds use because these acres were in alfalfa in 2007 and received no prohibited use substances...
December 25, 2009 - 4:33am
October 11, 2008
Dates changed for biomass corn cob collection demos
Because of the late harvest this year, the dates of public demonstrations of corn cob collection for use in biomass burners have been changed. The Chippewa Valley Ethanol Company and the University of Minnesota West Central Research and Outreach Center at Morris are sponsoring the...
October 11, 2008 - 12:00am
September 27, 2008
Public tours part of Oct. 3 biomass plant dedication
A public dedication of the new biomass gasification facility on the University of Minnesota, Morris campus is Friday, Oct. 3. Public tours of the biomass facility and wind turbine will begin at 10:30 a.m. and also immediately following the dedication. The dedication is scheduled...
September 27, 2008 - 12:00am
WCROC, CVEC to demonstrate corn cob collection
The Chippewa Valley Ethanol Company and the University of Minnesota West Central Research and Outreach Center at Morris have scheduled public demonstrations of corn cob biomass collection next month. The demonstrations are: Oct. 7 -- 7610 County Road 1 NW, four miles south of...
September 27, 2008 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
Be still my Hort!
A woman appears taken aback by the flowers on display during the West Central Research and Outreach Center's Horticulture Night on July 31. The 38th annual "Hort Night" drew hundreds of people for garden tours, horticultural demonstrations, hands-on family activities, a picnic, music,...
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am
July 9, 2008
WCROC's Summer Center Day scheduled for July 11 in Morris
Summer Center Day is July 11 at at the West Central Research and Outreach Center. There will be tours on Crops, Livestock Systems, and Renewable Energy. All tours leave from the farm shop. The public is welcome, and registration begins at 7:30 a.m. with tours running approximately...
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am
April 5, 2008
Soils Lab likely will remain in operation but serious budget challenges lay ahead
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune The ARS Soils Lab in Morris probably won't be closed this fall, as is spelled out in the 2009 budget proposal President Bush released earlier this year. That good news, however, doesn't mean stakeholders can rest assured about the lab's future. Stakeholders,...
April 5, 2008 - 12:00am
April 2, 2008
Public Engagement Day April 4 at three locations in Morris
By Kim Ukura UMM News Service This summer, the open space outside Legacy Living, a locally-owned adult daycare facility, will blossom to life thanks to the collaborative work of Morris senior citizens, University of Minnesota, Morris students, and local children. The intergenerational...
April 2, 2008 - 12:00am
March 19, 2005
Pawlenty set for turbine dedication
The West Central Research and OutreachCenter’s wind turbine already is cranking out electricity, and the WCROC staff also is powering up for an Earth Day christening. Barring problems late in the legislativesession, those celebrations will include a visit from Minnesota Go...
March 19, 2005 - 12:00am