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Dayton pardens Thanksgiving turkey
Perham district passes school referendum
Medical marijuana backers hope to start collecting signatures soon
Refuge from the storm
LP-A suspended students after random inspection
Despite injuries, state champions ready to defend title
Labat named to Big Sky second team
Laker swimmers return from state motivated
Girls Hockey: Lakers pick up third win
Boys Hockey: Davies defeats Lakers 5-2
Holy Rosary dishes up dinner for hundreds
Retiring early or late results in about the same benefits overall
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
Stevenson participating in Concordia College Christmas concerts
Friends & Neighbors
Lakeside owner to hold fundraiser Thursday night
Essentia St. Mary’s named Top Performer
Health claim denied? You should appeal it
Looking to save money? Americans spend $2,746 a year on lunch
New name for Rural Assistance Center
Keri Noble, Crystal Gayle coming to Ulen, Mahnomen next week
More holiday stocking stuffers from your favorite bookworm
Trees on parade: Lake Park festival opens Thursday
Savor Thanksgiving traditions
Give the gift of books this holiday season
Esther M. Nelson
Otto "Fred" Fredrich Kratzke
Leroy "Trapper" Johnson
Leila Elizabeth Wokasch
Be mindful of the needful, desirable and practical
Letter: Spay, neuter your kittens and puppies
Time to consider the testing of all rape kits
Burn off turkey day calories at MN state parks
In Minnesota, we’re smart and taxed
8-year-old lands 55-inch muskie during birthday trip
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Hard-water season approaching quickly
Solitude of a prairie bison exemplifies a huge injustice
DNR seeks comments on muskie lake management
How to Cook a Turkey... by a 3rd grader
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
July 15, 2015
Agri-women meet in Callaway for cross-country event
Since June 1, American Agri-Women President Sue McCrum has been on a “Drive Across America,” traveling the highways and byways of U.S. farm...
July 15, 2015 - 11:30am
June 12, 2015
MN strawberry farms now ripe for pickin’
Minnesota strawberry farmers are looking forward to another great strawberry season, thanks to good growing conditions this year and diligent overwintering efforts by local farmers. Strawberry fields across the state are on par for normal opening dates and promising harvests. Strawberries...
June 12, 2015 - 5:15am
May 20, 2015
Lake Park’s Klondike Farm achieves century status
The Klondike Family Farm of rural Lake Park is one of 222 farms in Minnesota that have been awarded Century Farm status for 2015. It is the only Becker County nominee on the list this year. Also making the list from this area are the Holl Farm in rural Waubun, Mahnomen County;...
May 20, 2015 - 8:06am
AgweekTV: Minnesota farmer adds value to his grain by opening distillery
Stay connected with the latest in Ag news with Agweek's Shawna Olson.
April 20, 2015 - 6:00am
April 5, 2015
Farm income tanked in ‘14
Last year was good for beef farmers and dismal for crop farmers. That was the essence of an analysis on farm income conducted jointly by Minnesota State Colleges and Universities and University of Minnesota Extension. Strong prices and lower costs brought record profits to many...
April 5, 2015 - 5:40am
March 18, 2015
Kids come face to face with animals
There were llamas and goats and Guinea hens — not to mention a pair of miniature ponies, a beef cow, horse and chickens — gathered in the...
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March 18, 2015 - 1:00pm
Seeing how the other half farms
In mid-January, more than 30 area farmers and spouses got to enjoy the beaches, soak up the sun and learn a few things about crops in other parts...
February 18, 2015 - 12:45pm
January 2, 2015
Growing deep winter greens
Now that they’ve pretty much mastered growing produce in the summer months, Lida Farm owners Ryan and Maree Pesch are starting a new venture...
January 2, 2015 - 1:45pm
February 23, 2014
Firefighters respond to corn dryer blaze
GLYNDON, Minn. – Several firefighters were called to a farm near here Saturday evening when a corn dryer caught fire on a private farm. Glyndon Fire and Rescue Chief Bob Cuchna said the fire was reported at about 6:45 p.m. at 12996 28th Ave. S. in rural Glyndon. Six firefighters...
February 23, 2014 - 9:27am
June 13, 2013
Fire kills 26 calves, destroys barn near Minnesota-Iowa line
BIGELOW, Minn. - A barn was destroyed and 26 3-week-old bottle calves were killed in a fire Tuesday night, about a mile south of the Lake Bella dam near the Minnesota-Iowa line. The blaze was reported at 8:45 p.m. by a neighbor to the farm in Horton Township, Iowa. Bigelow Fire...
June 13, 2013 - 8:26am
December 19, 2012
Devoted Minnesota kitty watched out for deaf, nearly blind sheep
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - Even though Oliver is orange and white, he's the black sheep of the family. But he can't pull the wool over his owners' eyes. They...
December 19, 2012 - 8:22am
June 22, 2012
2012 Farm Bill passes Senate
With unified support from Minnesota's and North Dakota's delegations, the 2012 Farm Bill passed the Senate on Thursday. The Senate voted 64-35...
June 22, 2012 - 9:10am
May 18, 2012
MDA advises: Look for certified organic labels on farm goods
As farmers markets begin opening for the season, more Minnesotans will be buying and preparing fresh, locally grown foods. For consumers interested...
May 18, 2012 - 2:23pm
MN Grown Directory now available
Finding great locally grown foods is at your fingertips when you pick up a copy of the new Minnesota Grown Directory. The 2012 directory makes it easy to locate orchards, farmers markets, berry farms and garden centers where you can purchase products directly from the grower. Minnesota...
May 18, 2012 - 2:21pm
May 11, 2012
Plant diversity is key to productive vegetation
Vegetation, such as a patch of prairie or a forest stand, is more productive in the long run when more plant species are present, a new University of Minnesota study shows. The unprecedented long-term study of plant biodiversity found that each species plays a role in maintaining...
May 11, 2012 - 2:45pm