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November 15, 2015
A monarch butterfly lays eggs on a leaf. Monarch populations have been declining for two decades. Ellen Starr/Natural Resources Conservation Service Biologist
Farmers can get money for saving the monarch
November 15, 2015 - 5:55am
Karolyn Zurn of Callaway was this year’s recipient of the American Agri-Women’s “The Leaven Award”. SUBMITTED PHOTO
American Agri-Women awards ‘The Leaven Award’ to local farmer
November 15, 2015 - 5:50am
November 11, 2015
Search for transparency in our food
November 11, 2015 - 9:41am
October 29, 2015
REAP aid available to help MN farmers lower energy costs
October 29, 2015 - 5:35am
October 24, 2015
Caged chickens give the healthiest eggs
October 24, 2015 - 5:30am
Karolyn Zurn says that she has driven many a tractor, combine and farm truck during her 43-year marriage to husband Bill. Today she spends much of her time serving as an advocate for the agriculture industry.
Zurn serves as advocate for Minnesota’s agriculture industry
October 24, 2015 - 4:20am
October 22, 2015
Dept of Ag releases book on sustainability
October 22, 2015 - 5:20am
October 15, 2015
State investments shown in new videos
October 15, 2015 - 5:25am
October 11, 2015
30 years of Ag in the Classroom
October 11, 2015 - 5:45am
October 7, 2015
The sugar beet harvest near Ada, Minn. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/David Samson
Beet harvest turns fatal: Recent truck accidents puts focus on road safety
October 7, 2015 - 9:25am
September 25, 2015
MnDOT asks motorists, farm equipment operators to safely share the road this fall
September 25, 2015 - 5:30am
September 19, 2015
Deadline approaching for ag risk coverage, price loss coverage
September 19, 2015 - 5:00am
August 20, 2015
Grants available to add value to farms
August 20, 2015 - 5:30am
July 24, 2015
Edwin Stellmach donates over 5,000 pounds of organic vegetables each summer to local food pantries all around the county. He plants in his Barnesville garden practically every vegetable one can think of growing in Minnesota. From squash to pumpkins and from tomatoes to green beans, Edwin has it all. "It can be a long trip  to take every week, hauling all the vegetables to several different pantries," he said,"but it is all worth it." SUBMITTED PHOTO
Lake Park man donates fresh veggies to food pantries
July 24, 2015 - 6:05am
July 18, 2015
USDA offers incentives for farmers
July 18, 2015 - 5:50am