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Weather gives harvest a boost
Second judge rules against latest travel ban, saying Trump's own words show it was aimed at Muslims
Central Minnesota farm worker faces possible deportation to Guatemala
Minnesota offers gimmick-free Amazon pitch
Football: Owls earn for first home playoff game since 2005
Football: Playoff seedings announced
Swim: Gators sixth at True Team, beat Perham
Soccer: UM-Morris men give Saints first UMAC loss since 2009
Soccer: UM-Morris falls to Saints, beat Knights
Thomas L. Hoffman
Phillip J. Koehntop
Harvey S. Flaten
Phyllis R. Harstad
Dorothy "Dort" Minners
Stevens County Times Editorial: Donation important in the need to educate public on mental health issues
Letter to the editor: Taxpayers need explanation on school; maintenance plan needed
Letter to the editor: Board chairman comments on school project
Letter to the editor: Explanation needed on Morris Area School project
An encounter from the past as I mark one year here
Luis Dale Grimm
Hunter John Arnold
Parker Steven Fehr and Paislee Ann Fehr
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
Buying local fuels communities
Congressional committee hears Minnesota ideas for farm bill
Speakers talk about importance of farm bill to rural America
West-central Minnesota farmer a pioneer in raising Kernza
December 8, 2011
Cattle TB restrictions over, opening national markets
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota cattle producers faced six emotional and financially challenging years, but now they celebrate a re-opening of markets...
December 8, 2011 - 8:46am
November 7, 2011
Stevens County included in agriculture disaster designation
Washington, D.C. - U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken and Representatives Collin Peterson and Tim Walz today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has designated agriculture disaster areas for several Minnesota counties impacted by multiple natural disasters...
November 7, 2011 - 9:32am
November 5, 2011
Farm Service Agency Urges Farmers and Ranchers to Vote in County Committee Elections
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Bruce Nelson announced today that the 2011 FSA county committee...
November 5, 2011 - 12:53am
September 16, 2011
USDA Outlines SURE Eligibility Requirements for 2011
Morris, MINN,-Stevens County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director Veronica Curfman announced that legislative authority for the...
September 16, 2011 - 3:48pm
August 28, 2011
A honey of a research project
What do alternative crops being researched at the Soils Lab in Morris have to do with the almond crop in California? Honeybees. According...
August 28, 2011 - 5:04am
April 26, 2011
USDA Announces May Deadline for Biomass Crop Assistance Program Proposals
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced the deadline for project area proposals for the Biomass Crop Assistance Program (BCAP). To be considered, proposals must be submitted to the applicable state office by close of business, May 27, 2011. "The nation that harnesses...
April 26, 2011 - 10:09am
March 27, 2011
Roundup Ready beet issue remains unclear
FARGO, N.D. -- Stay tuned. That's the only message available on the Roundup Ready sugar beet question for 2011 as Red River Valley and southern...
March 27, 2011 - 1:08am
March 16, 2011
USDA Recognizes Work of Farmers and Ranchers on National Ag Day
In honor of the hard work and commitment of America's producers, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today recognized the nation's farmers and...
March 16, 2011 - 10:31am
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
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
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