Skip to main content
Stevens County Times
Search for RFC director to continue, board member says
Republican Tim Miller hopes to take on Collin Peterson
Lykken named president of Jennie-O as Leitch takes new position with Hormel
Hancock cast acts it out
Humphrey School recognizes Morris Model
Basketball: Grove's 26 not enough at Mayville State
Swim: Entzi closes out season at state
Three earn All Area mention from WCT
Basketball: Slow start gives Comets win over UM-Morris
It's about more than winning for Storm seniors
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
March 11, 2013
Propogating Houseplants is the next topic in WCROC's Come Grow With Us series
Ever wondered how to get more plants from your existing ones?
March 11, 2013 - 4:30pm
August 2, 2012
Horticulture Night at the WCROC
The University of Minnesota West Central Research and Outreach Center, Horticulture Display Garden in Morris was host to the 42nd annual Horticulture Night on July 26. More than 1,000 visitors were in attendance for horticulture demonstrations, garden tours, vendor and educational...
August 2, 2012 - 10:11am
July 31, 2012
2012 University of Minnesota Organic Dairy Day
Morris, Minn. -- The University of Minnesota West Central Research and Outreach Center's Organic Dairy Day will be held Tuesday, Aug, 7, 2012, at Morris, Minn. from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Educational programs will feature Francis Thicke, Iowa Organic Dairy producer; Fly Management...
July 31, 2012 - 3:49pm
July 13, 2012
Summer Center Day at the WCROC
MORRIS - Summer Center Day was held Friday at the West Central Research and Outreach Center. One of this year's tours focused on Tiling and Bioreactor Construction and Effectiveness. Wulf Tiling discussed and demonstrated tiling, while Andry Ranaivoson, UM-St. Paul, and Mark Dittrich,...
July 13, 2012 - 11:18am
July 5, 2012
WCROC Summer Center Day is July 13
Summer Center Day will be held at the University of Minnesota, West Central Research and Outreach Center on Friday, July 13. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. with tours running approximately 1 & 1/2 hours in length. Tours will run twice, once at 8:00 a. m. and a second time at 10:00...
July 5, 2012 - 12:48am
February 13, 2012
Ag & Energy Expo in Staples Feb. 24
The Staples campus of Central Lakes College will host the second Ag & Energy Expo from 9:30 a.m. to 3:25 p.m., Friday, Feb. 24, a free event...
February 13, 2012 - 4:48am
October 3, 2011
Deep-bedded, group-farrowing barn management workshop in Morris Oct. 8
On Oct. 8, 2011, members of the University of Minnesota Extension Swine Team will lead a workshop to help beginning hog farmers develop the skills necessary to properly manage a deep-bedded, group-farrowing barn. The workshop will be held at the West Central Research and Outreach...
October 3, 2011 - 1:48pm
September 24, 2011
Dept. of Commerce Commissioner visits Morris on energy tour
MORRIS -- Minnesota Department of Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman visited the West Central Research and Outreach Center and the biomass facility...
September 24, 2011 - 5:00am
August 10, 2011
Getting Ready for EAB
Even people who remember how Dutch Elm Disease decimate urban landscapes in the 1970s might not believe the devastation that experts say will...
August 10, 2011 - 4:29am
July 14, 2010
"Summer Fun in the Garden" series continues tonight
Summer Fun in the Garden, a series of Wednesday family garden programs, continues today -- Wednesday, July 14 -- at 6 p.m. Summer Fun is the West Central Research and Outreach Center's newest family education event at the Horticultural Display Gardens. Following a supper, at 7...
July 14, 2010 - 7:51am
February 22, 2010
Open houses and local foods--U of M Day of celebration
The semi-annual Pride of the Prairie Local Foods Meal and Farmers Market is always a reason to celebrate, but the event this spring semester...
February 22, 2010 - 7:56pm
December 25, 2009
WCROC Organic Crops
The 3-year conversion of 165 acres to organic certification that began in 20008 will be completed after the 2010 harvest. In 2010 we will have 71 acres certified organic for the organic dairy herds use because these acres were in alfalfa in 2007 and received no prohibited use substances...
December 25, 2009 - 4:33am
October 11, 2008
Dates changed for biomass corn cob collection demos
Because of the late harvest this year, the dates of public demonstrations of corn cob collection for use in biomass burners have been changed. The Chippewa Valley Ethanol Company and the University of Minnesota West Central Research and Outreach Center at Morris are sponsoring the...
October 11, 2008 - 12:00am
September 27, 2008
WCROC, CVEC to demonstrate corn cob collection
The Chippewa Valley Ethanol Company and the University of Minnesota West Central Research and Outreach Center at Morris have scheduled public demonstrations of corn cob biomass collection next month. The demonstrations are: Oct. 7 -- 7610 County Road 1 NW, four miles south of...
September 27, 2008 - 12:00am
Public tours part of Oct. 3 biomass plant dedication
A public dedication of the new biomass gasification facility on the University of Minnesota, Morris campus is Friday, Oct. 3. Public tours of the biomass facility and wind turbine will begin at 10:30 a.m. and also immediately following the dedication. The dedication is scheduled...
September 27, 2008 - 12:00am