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Behr, UMM plan for the future
VIDEO: MAHS concert choir
The kid behind the camera: Riverview taps Hancock high schooler's video skills
SWCD names Howes oustanding conservationists
VIDEO: MAHS eighth grade boys, girls choirs
Vikings get rolling early with new offensive coordinator, overwhelm Miami
Gymnastics: Lebrija places at Milbank Invite
Wrestling: Rose fourth at Big Bear
Basketball: Owls win Case IH championship (with video)
Hockey: Storm earns shut out win against Fairmont (with video)
Dennis "Denny" DuVall
Stevens County Editorial: County in difficult position with AmpAmerics requst
Letter to the editor: Morris has a gap in rental housing
Letter to the editor: Support Salvation Army's Red Kettles
Letter to the editor: Abortion takes a life
Letter to the editor: Lackey responds to Main
Ava May Haben
WCROC Features from the Farm: Student spotlight
WCROC Features from the Farm: 2018 Top Ten Performing Annual Flowers
Farmers manage to harvest corn, agronomist says
Crops turning for harvest
December 12, 2018
Farm bill sails through House with momentum for Trump's signature
WASHINGTON — Farm groups and officials and Upper Midwest members of Congress were quick to cheer the passage of a farm bill by the U.S. House...
December 12, 2018 - 5:17pm
December 11, 2018
Senate passes 2018 Farm Bill compromise, House vote expected as soon as Wednesday
WASHINGTON -- After months of back-and-forth and missing their Sept. 30 re-authorization deadline, the U.S. House and Senate has finally come...
December 11, 2018 - 5:41pm
December 5, 2018
Former Minnesota elevator manager on electronic monitoring after turning himself in; Hennessey faces federal charge of mail fraud
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — The former manager of the now-dissolved Ashby Farmers Cooperative Elevator will be on electronic monitoring pending further...
December 5, 2018 - 4:28pm
December 3, 2018
Wheat resurgence draws attention: Soybean concerns partly responsible
FARGO — A few years ago, Brad Thykeson’s two sons wondered about the economic wisdom of planting wheat on their farm near Portland, N.D....
December 3, 2018 - 6:00am
4 things to avoid co-op financial woes: Boards can learn from Ashby, Minn., scandal
FARGO -- Financial stresses on farmers and grain elevators should make board members for agriculture-related cooperative more vigilant in their...
December 3, 2018 - 6:00am
November 27, 2018
Low yields, depressed markets take toll on southwest Minnesota farmers
WORTHINGTON, Minn. — A challenging growing season, depressed markets, increased input costs and China’s imposed tariffs on agricultural products...
November 27, 2018 - 9:28pm
November 25, 2018
‘Tough discussions’ ahead for bankers, farmers
It’s part of agricultural bankers’ job description: Work with borrowers and offer constructive insights into how to financially strengthen...
November 25, 2018 - 4:10pm
November 16, 2018
Opportunity for ethanol production, exports growing
GRAND FORKS — With so much attention on tariffs, harvest and the lapsed U.S. farm bill, you may not have heard a lot about corn ethanol recently....
November 16, 2018 - 6:00am
November 5, 2018
New study finds manure better than inorganic fertilizer for crops
The objective of farming has remained nearly unchanged for generations — grow quality produce and find ways to increase yield. The means of achieving these longstanding goals remains in a constant state of evolution and innovation. Improving soil fertility is one area of research...
November 5, 2018 - 5:02pm
Rebuilding trust: Wheaton co-op takes over Ashby elevator after embezzlement
ASHBY, Minn. — The soybean harvest is all but complete in the Ashby area, where the Ashby Farmers Elevator Cooperative shut its doors Sept....
November 5, 2018 - 6:17am
Suicide widow angry with rumors: Says husband didn’t know about Ashby Co-op embezzlement
BATTLE LAKE, Minn. — Kathy Evavold has heard the rumors and they make her angry and hurt. Kathy, 59, is the widow of Leland “Lee” Evavold,...
November 5, 2018 - 6:17am
November 1, 2018
Low pathogenic avian flu found in second Minnesota flock
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota Board of Animal Health reported Thursday, Nov. 1, that it has identified H5N2 low pathogenic avian influenza in a Stearns...
November 1, 2018 - 2:58pm
October 29, 2018
University of Minnesota Crookston launches ag comm major
CROOKSTON, Minn. -- In the the spring of 2016, Margot Rudstrom and Mark Huglen had a discussion in the hallway about the value of adding an agricultural communication major at the University of Minnesota Crookston, where they teach.
October 29, 2018 - 7:11am
October 25, 2018
Minnesota ag co-op’s suit seeks $9.8M from former manager, wife
ASHBY, Minn. -- Both the grain elevator general manager and his wife went on an Australian safari hunt within 30 days of a multi-million fraud...
October 25, 2018 - 6:06pm
October 23, 2018
Less dangerous avian influenza strain confirmed in Minnesota turkey flock
WILLMAR, Minn. - The Minnesota Board of Animal Health reported Tuesday, Oct. 23, that it has confirmed a case of H5N2 low pathogenic avian influenza...
October 23, 2018 - 2:55pm