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May 16, 2016
Great Douglas County Tractor Ride participants line up their tractors during the annual event. A total of 36 tractors caravanned through Douglas County last year. To celebrate the ride’s 10th anniversary, cab tractors will be included in this year’s event.  (SUBMITTED)
Tractors gear up for nostalgic caravan in Wisconsin
May 16, 2016 - 5:30am
May 15, 2016
The 2016 Princess Kay of the Milky Way finalists are, from front left, Morgan Krause, Annette Kyllo, Emily Stocker, Kelly Schouviller, Kiersten Sabolik, and Haley Hinrichs. From back, left, Meghan Skiba, Kalley Berg, Stephanie Sukalski, Sabrina Portner, Makaila Klejeski and Kayla Leiding. (SUBMITTED)
Midwest Dairy Association names Princess Kay finalists
May 15, 2016 - 9:06pm
May 12, 2016
Southern Minnesota Sugar to pay $1.5 million for violations
May 12, 2016 - 2:43pm
Loftness Specialized Equipment in Hector celebrates 60 years
May 12, 2016 - 5:20am
May 9, 2016
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AgweekTV: Learning the tricks of the trade in ag
May 9, 2016 - 6:00am
May 2, 2016
A plane ride at age 10 was all it took to hook Ed Newberg on aviation. He was inducted into the Minnesota Aviation Hall of Fame Saturday in Bloomington. (TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE)
Plane ride launches Hector man's 36-year crop spraying career
May 2, 2016 - 11:45pm
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AgweekTV: Sneaking more protein into your diet
May 2, 2016 - 7:00am
April 30, 2016
Clay County 4-H member Seth Gorman shows composted pumpkin at the 100 Mile Terra Madre Farmer’s Market Tuesday at Concordia College in Moorhead. (MICHAEL VOSBURG | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Clay County 4-H team researches composting, learns about science
April 30, 2016 - 5:30am
April 28, 2016
Three Minnesota House committee chairmen brief reporters Wednesday on spending legislation. From left are Reps. Rod Hamilton of Mountain Lake, Pat Garofalo of Farmington and Denny McNamara of Hastings. (DON DAVIS | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
GOP pushes 'smarter government' spending plan
April 28, 2016 - 5:30am
April 26, 2016
Hector pilot to be inducted into hall of fame
April 26, 2016 - 8:22am
April 25, 2016
Gene Metz, who farms near Lismore and Rushmore on top of the Buffalo Ridge in southwest Minnesota, prepares his land for a corn crop earlier this month. Metz is worried about the farming profitability again this year as low commodity prices continue to raise havoc in the Upper Midwest. (BARRY AMUNDSON | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Low farm prices worry the Upper Midwest
April 25, 2016 - 11:49pm
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AgweekTV: Perfecting pasta
April 25, 2016 - 6:00am
This nitrate removal system has been in use in Ellsworth, a town of 450 people in far southwest Minnesota for almost 25 years. The 30 tanks that spin around contain filters that filter out nitrates. (BARRY AMUNDSON | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Fighting nitrates in southwest Minnesota
April 25, 2016 - 5:30am
Ian Cunningham of rural Pipestone examines the soil health on his farm after years of planting cover crops. (JULIE BUNTJER | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
First farmers finish new Minnesota Agricultural Water Quality Certification Program
April 25, 2016 - 5:30am
April 23, 2016
Laurelyn Keener owns North Wind Equine Veterinary Dentistry in Duluth. She spends much of her time traveling among Minnesota, North Dakota, and the western edge of Wisconsin checking on horse’s mouths and teeth.  (TREVOR PETERSON | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Vet specializing in equine dentistry travels the region
April 23, 2016 - 5:30am