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February 23, 2012
Anhydrous ammonia project in Kandiyohi County, Minn., awarded major state grant
WILLMAR -- The West Central Renewable Ammonia Development LLC has been awarded a $450,000 state grant to help take the project into its next phase. The grant award was announced today by the Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission.
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February 23, 2012 - 12:24pm
September 17, 2011
Use caution when handling, applying anhydrous ammonia this fall
ST. PAUL -- As farmers around the state ramp up field work in the coming weeks, the Minnesota Department of Agriculture is urging them to take precautions when handling, transporting or using anhydrous ammonia. Anhydrous ammonia (also known by the chemical abbreviation NH3) is a...
September 17, 2011 - 12:00am
October 19, 2010
Ammonia leak prompts evacuation in Morris
MORRIS, Minn. - A farming accident caused up to 600 gallons of anhydrous ammonia to be spilled here Monday night, prompting authorities to evacuate a portion of the community. According to Morris Police Chief Jim Beauregard, a farmer reported about 10 p.m. that while he was applying...
news / region
October 19, 2010 - 10:07am
October 14, 2010
Producing anhydrous ammonia locally may fix ag costs
WILLMAR -- Last year, when the price of anhydrous ammonia soared to more than $1,000 a ton, crop farmers staggered under the high price of the popular nitrogen fertilizer. This year the cost is about half that, but because anhydrous ammonia is made from natural gas, the price will...
news / local
October 14, 2010 - 12:00am
August 21, 2010
Montevideo Council to consider anhydrous project again
MONTEVIDEO -- The Montevideo City Council has scheduled a public hearing at its next meeting Sept. 7 to consider a new plan for a conditional use permit for an expanded anhydrous ammonia storage facility. Council members set the hearing Monday, according to City Manager Steve Jones. A...
August 21, 2010 - 12:36am
August 8, 2009
Appeals court vacates sentences of Big Lake man caught stealing anhydrous for meth
WILLMAR -- The state Court of Appeals has vacated two of three prison sentences against David Wayne Opsahl, 36, of Big Lake, who was found guilty in January 2008 of stealing anhydrous ammonia from the Blomkest Fertilizer plant with intentions of making methamphetamine. In an unpublished...
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August 8, 2009 - 12:00am
August 7, 2009
Ammonia tanks OK for Smith Addition in Monte
MONTEVIDEO -- City Council members in Montevideo approved a conditional use permit request Monday by the Farmer's Union Cooperative. It will allow the company to construct three storage tanks to hold 78,000 gallons of anhydrous ammonia in the Smith Addition Industrial Park. A husband...
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August 7, 2009 - 12:00am