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Volleyball: Willmar eases past Alexandria
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August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
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Joe Raines letter: Trump is wrong for America
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August 23, 2016
Federal cheese purchase to help dairy farmers, the poor
WASHINGTON—Federal officials plan to buy cheese to help poor Americans who need food assistance and dairy farmers who are suffering from low prices. Tuesday's announcement that the U.S. Department of Agriculture will spend $20 million to buy 11 million pounds of cheese from...
August 23, 2016 - 7:54pm
August 22, 2016
State Fair prepping for poultry after last year's ban
ST. PAUL—Mariah Huberty's prized chickens missed the Minnesota State Fair last year because of the avian flu outbreak. But the ban on live-fowl...
August 22, 2016 - 1:00pm
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
There's a sweet corn patch near Jamestown, North Dakota that has proven to feed a lot of people in a short amount of time. Shawna Olson takes...
August 22, 2016 - 8:22am
August 19, 2016
U.S. corn syrup makers seek record prices even as sugar finds more favor
CHICAGO—All four of the major U.S. corn syrup makers are raising prices, letters to customers seen by Reuters show, despite a years of...
August 19, 2016 - 7:30am
August 15, 2016
Special equipment helps farmers stay active
They'd appreciate your patience, but don't want your pity. What farmers with disabilities want is to stay active on the farm. Agweek profiles...
August 15, 2016 - 12:48pm
AgweekTV: What ND farmers learned during a trip to the West Coast
The North Dakota Soybean Council's “See For Yourself" program recently took a group of North Dakota farmers to the West Coast to get a closer...
August 15, 2016 - 7:00am
August 9, 2016
Cargill stops using human antibiotic to prevent disease in turkeys
CHICAGO — U.S. meat processor Cargill has stopped using an important antibiotic for people to prevent disease in turkeys, the company said...
August 9, 2016 - 12:43pm
New instructors join Ridgewater College
WILLMAR—Kami Schoenfeld and Doug Lind have joined Ridgewater College as farm business management instructors. Lind will cover Renville, Redwood and Yellow Medicine counties and adjacent areas. A graduate of Carleton College with a bachelor's degree in economics, Lind has worked...
August 9, 2016 - 12:06pm
August 4, 2016
Farm leaders: Federal water rules are game changers
MORGAN -- Scott VanderWal came across the South Dakota border to southwest Minnesota's Farmfest to scare farmers. The American Farm Bureau vice...
August 4, 2016 - 7:42am
August 2, 2016
Western Minn. dairy farm worker killed in job accident
MORRIS, Minn. — A West River Dairy employee was killed in a farm accident at their facility in Stevens County in the early morning hours of...
August 2, 2016 - 11:33am
August 1, 2016
Specialist in farmland values: West central Minnesota values have softened
PRINSBURG—Farmland values in west central Minnesota have softened, still sliding from the peak reached in 2013-14 when commodity prices...
August 1, 2016 - 11:40pm
Giving back to agriculture
WILLMAR—As a self-employed farmer and 1996 graduate of Ridgewater College's agriculture program, Larry Konsterlie said he knows how important...
August 1, 2016 - 11:30pm
AgweekTV: Tractor love
Tractor runs are gaining in popularity recently and for many it's a chance to enjoy a common interest and meet new friends, but also a way to...
August 1, 2016 - 6:00am
July 31, 2016
U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman visits region
WILLMAR—When he works on the federal 2018 Farm Bill, U.S. Rep. Mike Conaway says he will be thinking about moms on food stamps and how...
July 31, 2016 - 6:50pm
July 30, 2016
Eden Valley farmer elected to National Corn Growers Board
SHAKOPEE — Tom Haag, a farmer from Eden Valley and past president of the Minnesota Corn Growers Association, has been elected to serve...
July 30, 2016 - 12:00am