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Suicides make up bulk of gun deaths in ND, MN
Iowa county has access to own K9, surrounding units
Veterans Day program in Morris set for Nov. 13
Volleyball: UM-Morris splits road games
Football: UM-Morris fall in fourth quarter
Cross Country: Cougars fourth, fifth in final tuneup
Soccer: UM-Morris men records sixth UMAC shutout
Soccer: Cougars clinch playoff berth with win
Dennis R. Joos
Thomas L. Hoffman
Phillip J. Koehntop
Harvey S. Flaten
Stevens County Times Editorial: Abusers count on silence
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
Charlotte Jane Thompson
Ryker Andrew Schaefer
Luis Dale Grimm
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
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.
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.
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
December 22, 2012
Interest rates plunge
December 22, 2012 - 4:07am
December 20, 2012
South Dakota's Sen. Johnson sweats fate of US farm bill
December 20, 2012 - 10:45am
December 16, 2012
Valu Ford to participate in FFA scholarship program
MORRIS, Minn. - Valu Ford of Morris will be joining Ford Motor Company in its ongoing commitment to the National FFA. Ford has committed to a sixteenth year of the Built Ford Tough - FFA collegiate scholarship program, which will award $1,000 scholarships to hundreds of FFA members,...
December 16, 2012 - 5:38pm
December 10, 2012
Farming for Soil Health' Class this Winter in Glenwood
GLENWOOD, Minn. - A two-part "Farming for Soil Health: Setting the Foundation for Success and Profitability" class will be offered this winter in Glenwood. The first part of the class will be held Jan. 15-17; the second part is Feb. 5-6. All sessions will run from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m....
December 10, 2012 - 3:19am
December 4, 2012
South Dakota co-op expanding
SISSETON, S.D. -- There's a bigger story behind that big pile of corn east of Sisseton, S.D. Sisseton Farmers Co-op is one of nine elevators in the Wheaton-Dumont Co-op Elevator group. The company has had shuttle services on the Canadian Pacific railroad in Tenney, Minn., for years,...
December 4, 2012 - 4:30am
November 29, 2012
Cattle Feeder Days to focus on managing feedlot efficiency
MORRIS - Feeding and managing for efficiency in the feedlot while finishing cattle at heavier weights is the theme for the 2012 University of Minnesota Cattle Feeder Day Program. As the U.S. beef cow herd shrinks and feeder supplies dwindle, the U.S. beef industry has turned to...
November 29, 2012 - 2:00pm
November 28, 2012
Fargodome hosts annual Northern Ag Expo
FARGO - There is reason for farmers to be optimistic about a profitable crop next year despite the past summer's nationwide drought, say experts who spoke Tuesday during the annual Northern Ag Expo. Farmers will just have to play it smart, they said during a session at the Fargodome. With...
November 28, 2012 - 11:09am
Technology improves with more corn acres
ULEN, Minn. -- Corn: It seems to drive much of the change in agriculture these days. Experts say farmers are tapping into the latest innovations in remote sensing and other precision farming techniques. This year, a France-based company called GeoSys Inc., is delivering in-season...
November 28, 2012 - 7:00am
November 18, 2012
Farm bill could be part of solution
ST. PAUL -- A farm bill awaiting congressional action is being viewed more and more as a partial solution to the federal government's debt and budget crisis. The farm bill and impending "fiscal cliff" are being linked because new federal farm policy could produce billions of dollars...
November 18, 2012 - 1:05am