DL News Staff
REVIER -- a girl, Danica Sue; born March 28, 2006, weighing 6 lbs. 10 oz. to Heather and Thomas Revier Jr.
Support programs Help us help you. Submit your listing for support groups to Pippi Mayfield at: email@example.com . Non-offending parents group Lakes Crisis & Resource Center is offering a support/informational group for non-offending parents of sexually abused children. The focus will be supporting the parents, or any other significant person in that child's life, as well as providing information as to what they may be experiencing due to the victimization. The group will be held on Tuesday evenings from 5:30-6:30 starting March 21. Registration is required.
A felony complaint was filed against a Detroit Lakes man in Becker County District Court Thursday. Jeremy LeDoux, 22, of 1215 Long Avenue, is accused of fifth-degree possession of a controlled substance. His first court appearance is May 1. LeDoux was stopped for allegedly speeding in Frazee on Feb. 2.
Renewable fuel and wetlands were among the issues addressed at an Ada farm forum hosted by U.S. Rep.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has released an implementation plan for a National Animal Identification System. The plan contains timelines and benchmarks for establishing the system, along with a plan for the initial integration of private and state animal tracking databases with NAIS.
The North Central Soybean Research Program board of directors has approved $2.4 million in funding for soybean research projects. Twenty-three percent of the funds are directed at Asian soybean rust research, fungicide trials and a partnership with the University of Florida to monitor rust year-round. Another 19 percent of the budget is for soybean aphid research.
The following are daily future price settlements on near-contracts for grain, livestock and dairy commodities for the week of April 7-13. Minneapolis spring wheat, May contract; Friday $4.15 3/4; Monday $4.30 1/2; Tuesday $4.37 1/2; Wednesday $4.33; Thursday $4.30 1/2. Chicago corn, May contract; Friday $2.43; Monday $2.41 1/4; Tuesday $2.42; Wednesday $2.37; Thursday $2.36 1/4. Chicago soybeans, May contract; Friday $5.57 3/4; Monday $5.55 1/4; Tuesday $5.62 1/2; Wednesday $5.60 1/2; Thursday $5.63. Chicago live cattle, June contract; Friday $76.22; Monday $74.85; Tuesday $74.
There was an immediate price reaction to the April supply and demand report issued by the U.S. Department of Agriculture Monday. Spring wheat futures at the Minneapolis Grain Exchange went up last week. USDA lowered the 2005-06 ending stocks projection for all wheat by 10 million bushels from the March report. U.S. feed wheat usage was dropped 10 million bushels. U.S. wheat exports were raised 15 million bushels to 1.015 billion bushels for the 2005-06 marketing year. U.S.
A number of factors may contribute to poor corn stands early in the growing season. Seed decay and seedling blights may certainly cause a rotting or deterioration of ungerminated seed, pre-emergence seedling blight or post-emergence seedling blight. Insect damage, fertilizer or herbicide injury, soil conditions and environmental factors, especially saturated soil conditions and oxygen deprivation may also cause or contribute to early season corn establishment problems.