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Harvest conditions increase fuel use (with video)
5-year-old shoots 3-year-old in Otter Tail County
MAES students share world knowledge (with video)
Vet finds a place at Veterans Day program
Where and how to buy your turkey from a Minnesota turkey farmer
Vikings shut down Rams’ high-powered attack in key 24-7 win
Sports Schedule for Saturday, Nov. 18
Sports Schedule for Friday, Nov. 17
Basketball: Cougar men drop opener to Cobbers
Basketball: UM-Morris falls in season opener
Martin Bruce Hicks
Robert Belew Holmes
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
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
October 31, 2012
SURE Sign-Up Period now open
Saint Paul, Minn., - Minnesota USDA-Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director Linda Hennen reminds producers that sign-up for the 2011...
October 31, 2012 - 12:44am
October 9, 2012
SURE Payments Sign-Up Period opens Oct. 22 for 2011 Crop Losses
SAINT PAUL, MINN -- Farm Service Agency State Executive Director Linda Hennen announced the sign-up period for the 2011 crop year Supplemental...
October 9, 2012 - 2:43am
October 7, 2012
America's Farm Co-ops Set Records in 2011
WASHINGTON, DC - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said today that farmer, rancher and fishery cooperatives posted record sales and income in...
October 7, 2012 - 12:15am
September 24, 2012
Deadline near for NAP crop coverage
USDA's Farm Service Agency is advising farmers that Oct. 1 is the deadline to obtain crop year 2013 NAP coverage for crops such as perennial...
September 24, 2012 - 12:05am
August 30, 2012
Livestock Producers Affected by Disasters Urged to Keep Good Records
WASHINGTON, -- USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Juan M. Garcia today urged livestock producers affected by natural disasters such as Hurricane Isaac to keep thorough records of their livestock and feed losses, including additional expenses for such things as feed purchases...
August 30, 2012 - 9:20am
August 13, 2012
Summer Field Day for Soils Lab August 16
The 2012 Summer Field Day for the North Central Soil Conservation Research Laboratory in Morris will be held on Thursday, Aug. 16. This year's...
August 13, 2012 - 11:26am
August 4, 2012
Morris lab part of USDA grant to research renewable jet fuel for U.S. military
MORRIS - Scientists in Morris may be helping the United States military increase their use of biofuels thanks to a research grant from the U.S. Departments of Agriculture and Energy. The $7 million grant - which is spread among a number of United States Department of Agriculture...
August 4, 2012 - 5:00am
August 2, 2012
USDA Farm Service Agency to Close Five Offices in Minnesota
Saint Paul, Minn., - Minnesota Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director Linda Hennen announced today that five FSA offices in Minnesota...
August 2, 2012 - 2:02pm
July 28, 2012
Ag Secretary Announces Support for Producers to Grow Renewable Feedstocks for Advanced Biofuels
WASHINGTON,-- Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced payments for 125 advanced Biofuel producers across the country to support the production and expansion of advanced biofuels from a wide variety of non-food sources, including waste products. "Advanced biofuels are a key...
July 28, 2012 - 12:13am
July 27, 2012
USDA Authorizes Emergency Haying of CRP Acres for Minnesota Counties
USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director (SED) Linda Hennen announced that in response to drought conditions, FSA has authorized...
July 27, 2012 - 9:47am
June 20, 2012
FSA County Committee Nomination Process Begins
Stevens County Farm Service Agency Executive Director Veronica Curfman reminds producers the nomination period for the County Committee election...
June 20, 2012 - 9:35am
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
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