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Stevens County Times
Officers on leave after shooting in Willmar, Minn.
McFeely: Is Michele Bachmann dipping her toe in Minnesota governor race?
Hancock project receives $500,000 grant
Asbestos removal should start soon in Hancock building
Junior Legion: Morris falls to elimination bracket
Sunny skies for annual Marv Meyer Fun Run
Legion Baseball: Hancock eliminated from sub-district playoffs
Zosel heads to USF for golf
Amateur Baseball: Morris takes Stevens County with win at Hancock
Robert O. Hubbard
Letter to the editor: Second amendment not under attack
Colorful crew tosses candy July 4
Stevens County Times Editorial: Take care of your lawn
Letter to the editor: Contact Senate about healthcare bill
Letter to the editor: Happy July 4
Dairy hosts Open House
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
July 6, 2012
White takes on 'small' project
As an active 4-H member, Maria White is getting her animals ready for the Stevens County Fair. But this summer, she has taken on another small...
July 6, 2012 - 5:05pm
July 5, 2012
WCROC Summer Center Day is July 13
Summer Center Day will be held at the University of Minnesota, West Central Research and Outreach Center on Friday, July 13. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. with tours running approximately 1 & 1/2 hours in length. Tours will run twice, once at 8:00 a. m. and a second time at 10:00...
July 5, 2012 - 12:48am
June 22, 2012
Farm Beginnings Course to be Offered in Morris
The Land Stewardship Project (LSP) is now accepting applications for its 2012-2013 Farm Beginnings course. Farm Beginnings class sessions will begin this fall and are being offered in the communities of Morris, Minn., and River Falls, Wis. In 2012, LSP's Farm Beginnings program is...
June 22, 2012 - 12:30am
June 20, 2012
Nominations being sought for 5th annual Barn of the Year Award Contest
Barn owners of barns 50 years or older will be interested to know that nomination forms for the 5th annual Barn of the Year Award Contest are now available.
June 20, 2012 - 12:56am
June 9, 2012
Morris Farmers Market starts fresh
Summer is a special time in Minnesota. The cold dark winter has passed and green spreads across the countryside. Warm days open the door to every...
June 9, 2012 - 4:03am
May 30, 2012
USDA Secretary Instructs FSA to Proceed with Office Consolidation Plan
SAINT PAUL, MINN. - Linda Hennen, Minnesota State Executive Director for the Farm Service Agency (FSA), announced today that USDA Secretary Thomas...
May 30, 2012 - 9:44am
USDA Seeks Public Comment on Major Statistical Reports, Retains Current Release Times
WASHINGTON, DC -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Chief Economist Joseph W. Glauber announced today that USDA is reviewing release times...
May 30, 2012 - 5:56am
Cities, conservationists say farmers pollute too much
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota city and conservation leaders say farmers contribute most of the pollution to state waters but do too little to prevent the damage or fix it. They told reporters Tuesday that the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency needs to take action by ordering farmers to...
May 30, 2012 - 5:00am
May 29, 2012
SURE Disaster Program Deadline Approaches for 2010 Crops
WASHINGTON,DC - The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Bruce Nelson reminded producers today that they have until Friday, June 1, to apply for assistance for 2010 crop losses under the Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Program. FSA...
May 29, 2012 - 11:45am
USDA Announces Results for Conservation Reserve Program General Sign-Up
WASHINGTON, DC - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture will accept 3.9 million acres offered...
May 29, 2012 - 5:56am
May 23, 2012
Deadline Approaches for three Farm Service Agency Programs
Morris, Minn. -Stevens County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director Veronica Curfman, reminds producers that the approaching June...
May 23, 2012 - 2:13pm
May 17, 2012
Peterson will host series of farm bill update meetings
Detroit Lakes, Minn - Rep. Collin Peterson will be hosting a series of farm meetings next week throughout western Minnesota. Peterson will...
May 17, 2012 - 7:48pm
May 15, 2012
USDA celebrates 150th year of service
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today marked the 150th anniversary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture and highlighted...
May 15, 2012 - 11:32am
May 14, 2012
MnDOT reminds farmers to use safe practices when planting, mowing crops in highway rights of way
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation reminds farmers that planting crops within rights of way is illegal because...
May 14, 2012 - 9:34am
April 12, 2012
Field drains affect flooding
WEST FARGO -- Tile drainage of farm fields has been cast as a villain that aggravates flooding in the Red River Valley, but also held out as a great hope for better managing runoff to minimize flooding. The debate has raged -- especially since the record 2009 flood -- without a comprehensive...
April 12, 2012 - 9:57am