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In the Zone
Canadian Pacific Holiday Train made its annual stop in DL Monday
Caught up in the gifts: Thankfulness, gratitude should last through Christmas, not just stop after Thanksgiving
Jessica Karley: Masala Chai provides delicious spin on familiar dessert
Howard Kossover: Social Security benefits did not originally include cost-of-living adjustment
Friends & Neighbors
It's official: Bull elk is a Minnesota record
Brad Laabs: New products help drive ice fishing industry
Blane Klemek: Minnesota’s resident wildlife tough it out through the winter
Don’t look past late season pheasants
Preliminary ‘13 deer harvest numbers released
Foltz Trucking coordinates local toy drive
Gervais moves stylist chair to Personal FX
Shoremaster names local dealer top pick
Solid U.S. retail sales boost economic outlook
Audubon neighbors find perfect business match
Our Opinion: FDA acts to curb farm antibiotics
Lynn Hummel: Lessons on standing in line
Letter: Thank you for support, kindness, generocity
Letter: GOP ‘Wrecking Crew’ should leave the Pope alone
Our Opinion: Too cold to enjoy Christmas?
'Anchorman 2' revives cult classic, but has Ron Burgundy sold out?
Lonestar’s holiday show is Friday at Shooting Star
Rock & Roll Christmas Spectacular tonight at Historic Holmes Theatre
Travis Tritt, 2 other acts added to WE Fest lineup
Danell Haspel: Ideas for holiday get-togethers at library
BISON TICKET AUCTION: Auction winner is John H at $150!!
May 28, 2013
Price of beef, other meats continues to climb
Beefing up could mean meat eaters will have to open up their wallets a little wider this summer, as the price of beef and other meats continues to climb. “Beef prices have been high this year at all levels,” said William Hahn, an economist with the animal products branch...
May 28, 2013 - 12:35pm
September 1, 2010
You'll be the envy of the lunchroom with this Choice Roast Beef Sandwich
My granddaughters were talking with me recently about going back to school, wondering who their teachers would be and which of their friends...
September 1, 2010 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Suit challenges beef processor
ST. PAUL - Attorneys general of 13 states and the federal government are suing to block a merger to form the country's biggest beef processor. At issue is the acquisition of National Beef Packing Co. by what already is the world's largest beef processor, JBS Beef of Brazil. "Preserving...
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
September 12, 2008
Dried distillers grains as winter beef supplement
Cow/calf producers that live in the upper Midwest are acquainted with the use of ethanol by-product feeds as a supplement for winter-feeds for cows. These by-products should be considered when shopping for winter supplements. Dried distillers grains contain approximately 30 percent...
September 12, 2008 - 12:00am
April 26, 2008
Will's Windmill column: Adjusting for expensive beef forage
The days of cheap forage are gone. Just looking at the nutrient removal costs in a ton of hay will push hay prices to over $70 per ton. By the time machinery costs and labor are calculated, $100 a ton is about the break-even price of producing hay. This has several management implications. First,...
April 26, 2008 - 12:00am
March 20, 2008
Where's the beef? On hold -- School districts search beef supply for risky meat
DETROIT LAKES -- In early February, school districts in Minnesota were instructed to put a "hold" on beef that might have come from the Westland Hallmark Company. The Minnesota hold was initiated by the Minnesota Department of Education and the U.S.
March 20, 2008 - 12:00am
February 9, 2008
Local schools say 'hold the beef' after cow video
DETROIT LAKES -- Recent action by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and Minnesota Department of Education may have left some students asking, "Where's the beef?" All Minnesota districts were notified Jan.
February 9, 2008 - 12:00am
February 6, 2008
Candidates sought for March Research, Promotion council
DETROIT LAKES - The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is seeking candidates to replace 18 vacant positions on five commodity research and promotion council boards. Candidates will be selected through mail ballot elections to be held in March. The candidate registration...
February 6, 2008 - 12:00am