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August 1, 2015
Dr. Jane Johnson (left) and Dr. Sharon Weyers (right) spoke to attendees about soil health during Field Day at the ARS Soils Lab in Morris on Thursday, July 23. In a demonstration, Weyers showed how healthy soil, which is full of biomass and biomaterial, is more structurally sound that unhealthy soil. The container in the center has the healthiest soil, while the others are more prone to erosion from wind and rain. (Kim Ukura/Sun Tribune)
Healthy soils, healthy world: ARS Scientists share research at Field Day
August 1, 2015 - 5:13am
July 16, 2015
Features from the Farm: Summer events at activities at the WCROC
July 16, 2015 - 11:24am
July 8, 2015
Cargill to expand agronomy services in Alberta
July 8, 2015 - 4:38pm
June 20, 2015
Steve Peterson, director of sourcing and sustainability for General Mills, shared information about the company’s efforts to sustainably source 100 percent of their top 10 ingredients by the year 2020 during a keynote address on Wednesday, June 18. (Kim Ukura/Sun Tribune)
General Mills executive: Producing food while preserving planet is the issue of our time
June 20, 2015 - 5:09am
June 15, 2015
ARC and PLC enrollment period open through Sept. 30
June 15, 2015 - 4:43pm
Minnesota State Fair Cancels 2015 Open Class and 4-H Poultry Shows
May 15, 2015 - 9:53am
April 24, 2015
Rare Minnesota agriculture emergency declared
April 24, 2015 - 4:11pm
March 30, 2015
USDA extends ARC and PLC deadlines to April 7
March 30, 2015 - 11:13am
March 23, 2015
Patrick Fahey of Belle Plain, Olivia Kendall of Jordan, Marie Annexstad of Saint Peter and Brady Wulf of Starbuck, visited Rep. Collin Peterson’s office on National Ag Day, Wednesday, March 18, to talk about the importance of American agriculture. (Submitted Photo)
Morris Area grad among FFA student leaders sharing message of agriculture on Capitol Hill
March 23, 2015 - 10:39am
March 2, 2015
USDA provides one-time extension of deadline to update base acres or yield history for ARC/PLC programs
March 2, 2015 - 9:30am
December 5, 2014
The Aanerud family – Jim, Lorraine, Micah, Savannah, Heather, and Andy – was selected as the 2014 Outstanding Conservationists for the Stevens Soil and Water Conservation District. They are pictured here on their family farm near Donnelly. Not pictured are Cambria and Rebekah Aanerud. 
Submitted Photo
Aanerud family of Donnelly named 2014 Outstanding Conservationists
December 5, 2014 - 5:52pm
November 14, 2014
Hancock FFA holds successful corn drive
November 14, 2014 - 10:20am
November 13, 2014
Extension launches 2014 Farm Bill crops education seminars
November 13, 2014 - 2:38am
October 17, 2014
Fair Farmland Rental Agreement presentation in Alexandria Nov. 14
October 17, 2014 - 9:14am
October 6, 2014
USDA Farm Service Agency Announces Key Dates for New 2014 Farm Bill Safety Net Programs
October 6, 2014 - 11:09am