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July 28, 2016
Dr. Scott Wells, Dr. Sharon Weyers, and Dr. Jane Johnson answer questions about their research on cover crops during Field Day for the North Central Soil and Conservation Research Laboratory in Morris on Thursday, June 21, 2016. (Kim Ukura/Sun Tribune)
Cover crop challenges, benefits highlighted at Soils Lab Field Day
July 28, 2016 - 3:04pm
July 27, 2016
A monarch butterfly lays eggs on a leaf. Monarch populations have been declining for two decades. (Ellen Starr/Natural Resources Conservation Service)
NRCS funding available to develop monarch butterfly habitats
July 27, 2016 - 5:35am
July 21, 2016
Australian students visited the West Central Research and Outreach Center during a study abroad visit to Morris from July 11 to 14, 2016. (Rebecca Schrupp/University of Minnesota Morris)
Australian students visit Morris area to study green energy efforts
July 21, 2016 - 5:20pm
July 14, 2016
The theme for the 2016 Summer Field Day for the North Central Soil Conservation Research Laboratory in Morris is  "Soil and Water — We've Got It Covered." Tours out at Swan Lake Research Farm, pictured here during the 2015 field day, will begin promptly at 10 a.m.
Soils Lab Field Day will look at benefits and challenges of cover crops
July 14, 2016 - 5:29am
July 13, 2016
Example of map showing where plant buffers will be required around Minnesota waters. (Minnesota Department of Natural Resources map)
Minnesota water buffer maps released
July 13, 2016 - 9:15am
June 21, 2016
Every day 7,500 cows are milked at Meadow Star Dairy near Pennock. A Dairy Days open house will be held there June 30 with tours of the $60 million operation, which was completed last fall. (Carolyn Lange/West Central Tribune)play button
Meadow Star Dairy 'exceeds expectations' for startup
June 21, 2016 - 5:50am
April 25, 2016
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AgweekTV: Perfecting pasta
April 25, 2016 - 6:00am
April 8, 2016
Pesticides, farm programs discussed as ag policy omnibus bill heads to House Floor
April 8, 2016 - 4:29pm
February 24, 2016
Amplify Boost Your Impact - National FFA Week
February 24, 2016 - 10:33am
February 16, 2016
USDA Sees Strong Demand for Conservation Reserve Program
February 16, 2016 - 4:34am
January 29, 2016
Western Minnesota has role in slowing climate change
January 29, 2016 - 4:22pm
October 12, 2015
NRCS announces early EQIP sign-up
October 12, 2015 - 3:14pm
September 21, 2015
John Crabtree: Clean water is costly
September 21, 2015 - 10:14am
September 6, 2015
Elizabeth Golombiecki was named Stevens County Dairy Princess, the first dairy princess to represent the county in a quarter of a century.

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A Stevens County Dairy Princess: The first in 25 years
September 6, 2015 - 6:55am
August 28, 2015
The coronation for the Donnelly Threshing Bee royalty will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29 on the Threshing Bee grounds.  
Candidates fir Little Miss Donnelly are Amaya Raths, daughter of Jaclyn and Scott Raths and Tabitha Van Horn,  daughter of Beth and Josh Kieffer and the late Curtis Van Horn.
Threshing Bee Queen candidates are Savannah Aanerud, daughter of Heather and Andy Aanerud and Cheyenne Baumgart, daughter of Jodi and Scott Arndt..
Donnelly to celebrate 50th Threshing Bee
August 28, 2015 - 6:55pm