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Stevens County Times
Farm groups applaud withdrawal of WOTUS rule
Latest estimates show growth in Morris
Minn. DNR fee increases take effect July 1
Active shooter training Thursday at UMM
Minn. counties prepare for the worst over tax mistake that could cost them millions
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
Robert "Bob" Stevenson
Wayne K. Schmidgall
Theodore Ronald Estenson
Carl "Pee Wee" Manska
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
April 11, 2017
Soybean stock slides as USDA predicts more planting
MITCHELL, S.D.—In about one week, the price of soybeans has fallen by more than 20 cents per bushel, and one South Dakota farmer blames...
April 11, 2017 - 6:47pm
April 3, 2017
2017 Census of Ag version available
WASHINGTON — If you're involved in U.S. agriculture — and value reliable statistics to help you make important decisions — you'll be interested in the upcoming 2017 Census of Agriculture, now available online.
April 3, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 31, 2017
Corn production projection 'should be positive for prices'
MITCHELL, S.D. — A 4 million-acre reduction in corn projected in 2017 could prove beneficial for farmers. With corn prices falling from...
March 31, 2017 - 5:47pm
March 15, 2017
ABC Broadcasting ordered to face defamation trial over 'Pink Slime' reports
A South Dakota state judge has ordered ABC Broadcasting to face a potential $5.7 billion defamation lawsuit claiming it damaged Beef Products...
March 15, 2017 - 12:07pm
March 13, 2017
2017 Farm Progress Issue
March 13, 2017 - 4:33pm
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 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
March 16, 2015
As farm bill crops deadline nears, consider varying factors
Farmers and landowners have until the end of March 31to make their choices under the 2014 Farm Bill. These choices need thoughtful consideration because they will last for five years (through the 2018 crop) and because there are no obvious answers and no magical lines in prices that...
March 16, 2015 - 4:40pm
November 27, 2014
Debra Crusoe: USDA urges dairy producers to choose protections by Dec. 5
In modern agriculture, there is much we can control, but two dynamics remain beyond our reach: weather and markets. The unpredictability of both, and sudden changes in either, can disrupt any family farming operation. Minnesota dairy producers know these dynamics firsthand. The...
November 27, 2014 - 5:56am
December 4, 2013
Applications for Conservation Stewardship Program due in January
ST. PAUL – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is opening the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) for new enrollments for federal fiscal year 2014. Through Jan. 17, 2014, producers interested in participating in the program can...
December 4, 2013 - 3:58pm
August 23, 2013
What's the buzz with oilseed crops?
The Soils Lab’s annual field day highlights research looking to help honey bees, make jet fuel and improve soil health.
August 23, 2013 - 3:48pm
August 7, 2013
Soils Lab summer field day looks from soil to oil
MORRIS, Minn. -- The 2013 Summer Field Day for the North Central Soil Conservation Research Laboratory in Morris will be held on Thursday, Aug....
August 7, 2013 - 4:57pm
USDA programs assist homeowners make needed improvements
Minnesota’s long winter and recent spring rains can really take a toll on homes, especially older ones with aging roofs, siding or windows. Since June is National Homeownership Month, USDA is reminding area residents to explore options for home improvements and home ownership. For...
June 7, 2013 - 4:41pm
May 3, 2013
Student helps digitize Barnes-Aastad history
MORRIS – Beginning in January, Center for Small Towns’ student Abigail Thebault-Spieker has been digitally archiving documents for the Barnes-Aastad Soil and Water Conservation Research Association. The idea for the project began when Dean Meichsner, Barnes-Aastad treasurer,...
May 3, 2013 - 10:48am
April 8, 2013
Aveda, ARS developing shampoo ingredient from local oil seeds
MORRIS – We're used to seeing “locally grown” advertisements on meats and vegetables. But Stevens County residents may eventually be able to purchase some locally grown products in the shampoo aisle thanks to research being done in conjunction with scientists at the North Central...
April 8, 2013 - 10:01am