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September 1, 2015
Fire Boss 885 pilot Keaton Mitchell on relief for pilot Don MacDonald scoops water on Bull Lake in Montana. Aero Spray started as an agricultural spraying company in 1988 in Appleton. (Renee Lund | Aero Scoop | Submitted)
Appleton firm fights western fires
September 1, 2015 - 9:23am
August 25, 2012
Despite an extremely hot summer with little rain, the region's corn crop has fared well. Although there are pockets of under-producing crops, one area farmer projects the overall harvest of corn and soybeans will be on par with last year. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
West central Minn.crops largely escape drought
August 25, 2012 - 12:00am
August 14, 2012
Pilot walks away after crop dusting plane crash west of Hanley Falls in Yellow Medicine County
August 14, 2012 - 9:55pm
July 7, 2012
Corn is shown Friday in a field near Priam. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Minn. corn reported in better condition than in other states
July 7, 2012 - 12:00am
March 15, 2012
Farmers warned of looming drought and today's crop insurance deadline
March 15, 2012 - 10:39am
February 16, 2012
As possible drought looms, Minn. farmers urged to review crop insurance needs
February 16, 2012 - 1:30pm
January 29, 2012
Senate budget chairman proposes streamlined crop insurance
January 29, 2012 - 12:00am
January 12, 2012
USDA: MN 2011 corn yield was 156 bushels per acre, beans at 38.5 bushels
January 12, 2012 - 9:49am
July 7, 2011
The area north of Danube along Renville County Road 1 shows the effects of Friday's tornado-producing storm. In addition to damage to homes and trees, there was crop damage. Ag officials estimate 20,000 acres of crops were damaged. Grain bins, machine sheds and hog barns also were damaged. (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)
20,000 acres of crops damaged in Renville County, Minn.
July 7, 2011 - 9:00am
July 6, 2011
Extension educators advise on assessing hail-damaged corn, beans
July 6, 2011 - 1:18pm
April 27, 2011
Wet weather Tuesday added to the moisture that is keeping farmers out of area fields, including this one east of Willmar. Virtually no soybeans or corn has been planted in the state. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)
Crop progress in Minnesota essentially nil
April 27, 2011 - 9:00am
January 6, 2011
Farmers who limit losses to get insurance refunds
January 6, 2011 - 12:49pm
January 4, 2011
Diversification allows regional family seed company to continue to see growth
January 4, 2011 - 12:00am
August 23, 2010
Minn. wheat, barley, oat producers make progress
August 23, 2010 - 4:05pm
A cropduster sprays a field Thursday near Lake Hassle west of DeGraff on state Highway 12. Tribune photo by T.J. Bartelt
Flying low
July 23, 2010 - 12:00am
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