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Bits and Pieces: What was life like 100 years ago?
Broin - Haben engagement
Farmers to head to harvest
Features from the Farm: Fly control for grazing and organic dairies
U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman visits Minnesota
NRCS funding available to develop monarch butterfly habitats
July rains provide moisture boost for area crops
May 21, 2013
Report: Input costs on the rise for crop farmers
WILLMAR — Prices paid to grain farmers for their crops have increased in recent years, but so have seed, fertilizer, chemical and other costs. The average cost of producing a bushel of corn has about doubled during the past 10 years, according to the 2012 annual report of 505...
May 21, 2013 - 4:44pm
March 19, 2013
Workshop Promoting Long-term Care of Land Through Leases and Contracts April 4 in Glenwood
GLENWOOD, Minn, -- A workshop on the pros and cons of long-term conservation leases and land contracts for beginning and retiring farmers will be held Thursday, April 4, from 5:30 p.m.- 8:15 p.m., at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Glenwood (122 1st St. NW). The theme of this joint...
March 19, 2013 - 12:00pm
March 18, 2013
National Agriculture Day: Reaching more farmers through agricultural professionals
ST. PAUL, Minn. —Tuesday, March 19, is National Agriculture Day. This is a day to recognize the hard working men and women who produce the food, feed, fiber and fuel that generate more than $75 billion in economic activity every year in Minnesota. Our state is a leader in agricultural...
March 18, 2013 - 1:33pm
2013 FFA Week -- Morris Area FFA
February 18, 2013 - 11:35am
January 28, 2013
Extension farm management and marketing update to be held Feb. 14 in Evansville, Minn.
What is the number one concern of crop producers? The answer is farmland. Some questions heard around the region are: farmland rental rates are increasing, will I be able to hold onto the land I've always rented? How can my neighbor pay that much to rent that farm? How much can I...
January 28, 2013 - 4:41am
January 22, 2013
Shortchanging ag research?
Catherine Woteki, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's chief scientist, sees two powerful trends that both connect and conflict: -- Global population and food needs are soaring, and the world will need to produce roughly as much food in the next 50 years as has been consumed since...
January 22, 2013 - 9:24am
January 16, 2013
USDA Finalizes New Microloan Program
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced a new microloan program from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) designed to help small and family operations, beginning and socially disadvantaged farmers secure loans under $35,000. The new microloan program is aimed at bolstering...
January 16, 2013 - 12:18pm
January 14, 2013
FSA Loan Program Transfers Farmland to the Next Generation of Farmers
USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Farm Loan Chief, Stuart Shelstad reminds landowners that the Land Contract Guarantee Program is available to landowners who wish to transfer farm real estate to the next generation of farmers and ranchers. The Land Contract Guarantee Program provides...
January 14, 2013 - 8:44am
January 8, 2013
Farmland prices on the rise
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- As farmland prices around the state of Minnesota have continued to increase over the past 20 years, it has left many farmers...
January 8, 2013 - 1:04pm
December 26, 2012
Census of Ag time again
December 26, 2012 - 2:11pm
December 22, 2012
Interest rates plunge
December 22, 2012 - 4:07am
December 21, 2012
Census provides opportunity to grow the future of agriculture
WASHINGTON, DC - It's not every day that a walk to your mailbox leads to an opportunity to help shape farm programs, boost rural services and...
December 21, 2012 - 4:29am
December 20, 2012
South Dakota's Sen. Johnson sweats fate of US farm bill
December 20, 2012 - 10:45am
Avoid roof collapses from snow on agricultural buildings
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- It looks like 2012-13 could be a year for the Midwest to get hit by heavy snow and ice storms, which can leave large amounts...
December 20, 2012 - 6:48am
December 17, 2012
Is your Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) contract expiring?
ST. PAUL, Minn. - The Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) has been one of the most successful conservation programs in the state of Minnesota...
December 17, 2012 - 5:57am