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Stevens County Times
More storm help could be coming from state
The circus came to Hancock
Uncertainty abounds about next year's individual health insurance market
Minnesota State universities' tuition rising 3.9%, colleges 1%
Morris school board sets budget for facilities plan
Junior Legion: Morris 10-runs Benson
Legion Baseball: Hancock edges Morris
Legion Baseball: Willmar tops Morris
Amateur Baseball: Orphans 0-2 at High Life tourney
Amateur Baseball: Eagles shut out Appleton
James "Jimb" Michael Mulholland
Lucille "Lucy" Ann Krupke Heil
Continuity and Change
Letter to the editor: Thank you for poppy support; Legion Auxiliary needs you
Commentary: A poem for veterans
Letter to the editor: Thanks Town and Country
Bits and Pieces: More on the naturalization exam
Hancock Record Open House
Andi Van Kempen
WROC's Features from the Farm: Research on industrial hemp
Taking a break from ag work
Weather dictating pace of spring field work
Growing for the future
2017 Farm Progress Issue
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 5, 2010
West central region keeps majority of its CRP lands
WILLMAR -- More than 3.4 million acres across the country was pulled out of the Conservation Reserve Program when the contracts on those lands...
January 5, 2010 - 8:57am
Pomeroy: Nutrition Lab funding secure
Earl Pomeroy arrived at the Grand Forks Human Nutrition Research Center on Friday bearing money, food and bright prospects for the research facility's...
October 5, 2009 - 12:01am
August 11, 2009
Area crop producers 'living on the edge'
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune This is a critical time for area crops as the harvest looms. Rainfall has been spotty all summer, and cooler temperatures...
August 11, 2009 - 11:59pm
August 4, 2009
Evaluate farm situation before deciding on ACRE
With recent crop price declines, farmers have become more interested in whether or not they should sign up for the Average Crop Revenue Election (ACRE) program. And they are right to be more interested. Farmers have until Aug.
August 4, 2009 - 9:06am
June 30, 2009
Hennen named Minnesota Farm Service Agency's Executive Director
The Barack Obama Administration has announced that a woman with Stevens County ties will serve as Minnesota State Executive Director for the Farm Service Agency at the USDA. Linda K.
June 30, 2009 - 5:58pm
Obama Administration names Linda Hennen to Serve as State Executive Director for the Farm Service Agency in Minnesota
WASHINGTON, June 29, 2009- The Obama Administration today announced that Linda K. Hennen will serve as Minnesota State Executive Director for the Farm Service Agency at the USDA. "Linda K. Hennen has a solid understanding of the challenges and opportunities facing our rural communities...
June 30, 2009 - 3:18pm
April 11, 2009
LaDuke, son talk to lawmakers on farm-to-school program
Gwekaanimad Gasco, a third grader at the Pine Point School, testified at the state capital on March 27. The state legislature is considering support for community based agriculture initiatives, local foods and farm to school programs in a bill sponsored by Karen Clark and forwarded...
April 11, 2009 - 4:05am
February 4, 2009
Peanut recall hits Morris Area as state aims to curb salmonella threat
St. Paul Capitol Bureau Sun Tribune report ST.
February 4, 2009 - 12:00am
November 12, 2008
Harvest still looks solid but not as good as a month ago
Minnesota's 2008 corn and soybean crop may increase slightly from 2007, but the forecasts aren't as good as they appeared last month. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's monthly crop report, released Monday, Minnesota's corn yields is expected at 1.22 billion bushels,...
November 12, 2008 - 12:00am
February 9, 2008
Area schools not adversely affected by foods investigation
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune No problems have surfaced in area school district which have served beef products from a company being investigated by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Last week, the USDA indefinitely suspended Westland Hallmark Meat Co. from supplying food to federal...
February 9, 2008 - 12:00am