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Stevens County Times
Morris to remove several stop signs on Oregon Avenue
Media groups argue for release of Wetterling files that family deems private
Benson man involved in MBA hockey charged with soliciting sex from minor over internet
Farm groups applaud withdrawal of WOTUS rule
Latest estimates show growth in Morris
Amateur Baseball: Orphans over Chokio in comeback fashion
Legion Baseball: Errors costly against Glenwood/Lowry
Legion Baseball: Hancock powers past Osakis
Amateur Baseball: Eagles sweep competition at Hinckley Invite
Prep Baseball: Metzger named to all-section team
Carl "Pee Wee" Manska
Robert "Bob" Stevenson
Wayne K. Schmidgall
Theodore Ronald Estenson
Letter to the editor: Address changes are expensive
Letter to the editor County needs to rethink shop idea
Continuity and Change
Letter to the editor: Thank you for poppy support; Legion Auxiliary needs you
Commentary: A poem for veterans
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
August 10, 2016
Lloyd and Jan Anderson family named Stevens County 2016 Farm Family of the Year
MORRIS — Eighty-one Minnesota families were honored as 2016 Farm Family of the Year by the University of Minnesota. The Lloyd and Jan Anderson...
August 10, 2016 - 10:33am
July 30, 2016
Noah Hultgren: Farmers are taking leadership role on water quality issue
As farmers, we're always working to improve how we grow food, feed, fiber and fuel for an increasing world population. And when it comes to the important issue of water quality and managing pollutants, farmers are already playing an important leadership role.
July 30, 2016 - 5:22am
Features from the Farm: Making strides toward a 'Net Zero' dairy
Harvesting milk on the typical dairy farm requires a large amount of energy. This is due to the energy intensive nature of collecting milk, keeping...
July 30, 2016 - 5:06am
July 28, 2016
Cover crop challenges, benefits highlighted at Soils Lab Field Day
MORRIS — Modern farmers have many choices to make as they try to balance profitability with conservation efforts. Scientists with the North...
July 28, 2016 - 3:04pm
July 26, 2016
Local FFA leaders attend summer conferences
HACKENSACK — Morris Area FFA students recently attended the State Leadership Conference for Chapter Leaders (SLCCL) from July 10 to 15...
July 26, 2016 - 5:47am
July 21, 2016
Australian students visit Morris area to study green energy efforts
MORRIS — In mid-July, the Stevens County area played host to a group of 14 Australian students and their professor as part of a study abroad...
July 21, 2016 - 5:20pm
July 15, 2016
July rains provide moisture boost for area crops
MORRIS — Storms that rolled across Minnesota in early July may have brought the "million dollar rain" area farmers needed to keep this...
July 15, 2016 - 2:56pm
July 14, 2016
Soils Lab Field Day will look at benefits and challenges of cover crops
MORRIS — The 2016 Summer Field Day for the North Central Soil Conservation Research Laboratory in Morris will be held on Thursday, July...
July 14, 2016 - 5:29am
July 13, 2016
Minnesota water buffer maps released
ST. PAUL — Minnesota farmers may not need to install as many mandated buffer strips as originally thought, but it still will cost millions...
July 13, 2016 - 9:15am
July 2, 2016
Grant Herfindahl and Colleen Landkamer: Opening new markets for American agriculture
If you're looking for a growth industry, check out Minnesota's food and agricultural exports: The number of jobs supported by agricultural exports has been trending upward since the 1990s. More than one million American jobs are supported by agricultural exports, including 55,300...
July 2, 2016 - 5:01am
June 24, 2016
Features from the Farm: Producing strawberries throughout the growing season
Availability of locally grown strawberries is extremely limited in the Upper Midwest due to the short growing season and cultivars with short...
June 24, 2016 - 4:30pm
June 21, 2016
Meadow Star Dairy 'exceeds expectations' for startup
PENNOCK — Like kids eager to get on a merry-go-round for a fun ride — and just as eager to get off with the promise of a treat when...
June 21, 2016 - 5:50am
June 11, 2016
Voluntary compliance, local control goals of new buffer initiative
MORRIS — Voluntary compliance and local control are two important factors for implementing Minnesota's new buffer law for public waters and public ditches, state employees emphasized during a meeting at the Stevens County Courthouse on Wednesday, June 1. Stevens County hosted...
June 11, 2016 - 5:24am
May 27, 2016
Features from the Farm: Study looks at impact of warm season annual grasses for grazing organic dairy cows
It is important for organic dairy farmers to establish good pasture management to be able to follow the pasture rule for organic cattle. Organic cattle must graze pasture for at least 120 days of the year and 30 percent of their dry matter intake must come from pasture forage. Milk...
May 27, 2016 - 3:14pm
May 23, 2016
Stevens County to host open house on buffer strip maps
MORRIS — Stevens County will be hosting an open house on Wednesday, June 1 for citizens to review preliminary buffer maps produced by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. At the open house there will be printed maps for constituents to review and persons on hand to...
May 23, 2016 - 5:14am