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Stevens County Times
Wayne & Jean's Evergreens win again in Parade of Lights (with video)
Young says communication will help grow RFC
Harvest continues in Stevens County
Woman has minor injuries from two-vehicle crash
Messner wants to draw more of community to RFC
Sports Schedule for Friday, Nov. 17
Basketball: Cougar men drop opener to Cobbers
Basketball: UM-Morris falls in season opener
Football: Special Teams duo earn all-UMAC for UM-Morris
Sports Schedule for Thursday, Nov. 16
Robert Belew Holmes
June J. Rathke
Commentary: 'Honor our Old Glory'
Letter to the editor: Vote yes for children on Nov. 7
Letter to the editor: Support the Morris Area Schools referendum
Ghosts in Stevens County? Editor's column
Stevens County Times Editorial: Abusers count on silence
William Roger Loberg
Abigail Cassandra-Joan Mogler
Khamora Johnay Mary Anderson
Brianna Marie Schaefer
Features from the Farm: News from the West Central Research and Outreach Center
Nov. 15 meeting on Farm Rental Agreements in Alexandria
Holloway farmer named American Star Farmer by National FFA
Features from the Farm: UMM students develop application for horticulture gardens
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
July 6, 2016
FSA County Committee nominations open
MORRIS — The nomination period for local FSA county committees began on Wednesday, June 15 and will remain open through Aug. 1. "County committees are unique to FSA and allow producers to have a voice on federal farm program implementation at the local level," said Stevens...
July 6, 2016 - 9:38am
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
May 18, 2016
Three Stevens County farms recognized as 2016 Century Farms
ST. PAUL – Three Stevens County Farms are among the 134 Minnesota farms being recognized as 2016 Century Farms by the Minnesota State Fair and the Minnesota Farm Bureau. The Diehl Farm of Donnelly (purchased in 1915), the Kopel Farm of Donnelly (purchased in 1916) and the Daryl...
May 18, 2016 - 2:05pm
May 17, 2016
Weekend frost nips some farm fields, time will tell if damage warrants replanting
WILLMAR — Two days of early morning frost over the weekend in central Minnesota may cause problems for early planted crops. Reports of damage vary in the region — and it will take another day or two to determine what the true impact will be — but so far it looks...
May 17, 2016 - 2:32pm
April 22, 2016
Features from the Farm: Application of social network analysis to animal welfare research
Animal agriculture has been shaped by the general public's concerns about animal welfare. The emergence of abnormal behaviors in farm animals...
April 22, 2016 - 4:35pm
April 8, 2016
Pesticides, farm programs discussed as ag policy omnibus bill heads to House Floor
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota House soon will decide whether certain pesticides should be prohibited from being used on golf courses and the best methods for encouraging organic farming. Representatives also will discuss helping with foreclosure mediation for farmers. Legislative...
April 8, 2016 - 4:29pm
April 1, 2016
University students develop seed library for local gardeners
MORRIS — Local gardeners who would like to experiment with locally grown seeds, or amateurs who want to get into gardening for the first...
April 1, 2016 - 3:10pm
March 25, 2016
Features from the Farm: Life cycle assessment of corn grain at the WCROC
March 25, 2016 - 4:18pm
March 24, 2016
Legislation would help farmers make tractors safer
ST. PAUL — Minnesota farmers driving 86,000 tractors do not have adequate safety equipment, some state lawmakers say, so legislation is being considered to provide them financial help to update their machines. "These would be the smaller, older tractors," Rep. Paul Anderson,...
March 24, 2016 - 11:27am
March 15, 2016
2016 Farm Progress Issue
March 15, 2016 - 10:13am