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Ryan Peterson is Hancock's new phy ed and health teacher
Megan Hennen is new special ed teacher at Hancock
Volunteers sought for food packing event
New Threshing Bee royalty crowned
2015 Morris Area High School graduation section
Morris/C-A upends A-C-GC on the road
Gamblers win Morris slow-pitch leage
Tigers drop four in tough first week
Prep Football Roundup: NLS falls; Saturday's other area scores
Tiger tennis wins season opener
Robert Keith Hoffart
Talking It Over: Teachers have a huge task
Standing up for rural postal
Backer should have made broadband a priority
Broadband isn’t just nice, it’s essential
Tina Smith: Rural broadband necessary, not just nice
Open House August 29, 2015
USDA Encourages Producers to Consider Risk Protection Coverage
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...
farm / agriculture
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