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June 25, 2017
Some of the perennials at the West Central Research and Outreach Center in Morris. Submitted photo
WCROC Features from the Farm: Research on perennials continues
June 25, 2017 - 5:04pm
May 28, 2017
A field of hemp. WCROC is conducting research on industrial hemp. Minnesota Department of Agriculture photo.
WROC's Features from the Farm: Research on industrial hemp
May 28, 2017 - 8:21pm
April 24, 2017
: Associate Professor Yuzhi Li studies animal behavior and welfare at the West Central Research and Outreach Center, Morris. Photo by  Dave Hansen, U of MN.
Features from the Farm: Understanding animal behavior
April 24, 2017 - 2:27pm
March 25, 2017
Features from the Farm: Enjoying grass-fed beef
March 25, 2017 - 8:36am
March 15, 2017
Hannah Phillips won an award in an an organic farming conference poster contest. Phillips is a graduate student working with the West Central Research and Outreach Center.
Phillips wins top award in poster session
March 15, 2017 - 11:22am
February 26, 2017
This oriole sis on a bird feeder with grape jelly. WCROC photo
WCROC's Features from the Farm
February 26, 2017 - 3:31pm
February 6, 2017
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Features from the Farm
February 6, 2017 - 3:11pm
December 25, 2016
Wind turbine at West Central Research and Outreach Center, Morris.   Director of renewable energy research, Michael Reese.  Tour of energy and other research projects during July open house. Submitted photo
Features from the Farm
December 25, 2016 - 8:04am
December 19, 2016
The organic dairy herd at West Central Research and Outreach Center in Morris stays outside in the winter. Submitted photo.
Who let the cows out?
December 19, 2016 - 12:10pm
December 17, 2016
Dairy cows in the pasture during the summer at the West Central Research and Outreach Center. The collar and ear tag recording devices can be seen on their necks and ears. Submitted photo
Cow tracks
December 17, 2016 - 10:22am
November 27, 2016
This variety of impatiens was a Top 10 performer at WCROC this season. Submitted photo.
Features from the Farm:
November 27, 2016 - 3:06pm
October 29, 2016
WCROC's Steve Poppe talks about the year's top performing annual flowers.
These flowers are tops
October 29, 2016 - 11:59am
September 25, 2016
Features from the Farm:Solar Panels Power WCROC Swine Barn
September 25, 2016 - 11:43am
August 1, 2016
Mary Meyer of the University of Minnesota Department of Horticultural Science narrates the annual flower tour during Horticulture Night at the West Central Research and Outreach Center on Thursday, July 28 in Morris. (Brooke Kern / Sun Tribune)
Colorful evening at WCROC’s annual Hort Night
August 1, 2016 - 1:35pm
July 15, 2016
Rain in early July helped area crops after a relatively dry spring. Going forward, farmers are looking for timely rains and warm (but not hot) temperatures to ensure a strong harvest. (Kim Ukura/Sun Tribune)
July rains provide moisture boost for area crops
July 15, 2016 - 2:56pm
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