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June 29, 2013
Summer Center Day is July 12 at West Central Research and Outreach Center near Morris, Minn.
June 29, 2013 - 7:50am
June 13, 2013
Farm fields north of Willmar along Kandiyohi County Road 41 Thursday show signs of early growth of corn sprouts.
Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Drought monitor still shows drought conditions, may have helped spring planting
June 13, 2013 - 11:39pm
June 5, 2013
Kandiyohi County and neighboring counties have not received the heavy rains that have caused problems in some southern counties in the state, but the rains Tuesday caused ponding in this field on the outskirts of Willmar.  Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Frustrated farmers face tough decisions
June 5, 2013 - 12:13am
May 7, 2013
A farmer tills the soil Tuesday in a field north of Pennock. The unusually wet start to the spring is frustrating farmers across the Midwest who have so far been able to plant only a small amount of their corn crop. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Wet spring taking a toll on Midwest farmers
May 7, 2013 - 10:53pm
September 11, 2010
Cropland values, cash rents higher in 2010
September 11, 2010 - 12:00am
August 28, 2010
Watch for late-season soybean diseases
August 28, 2010 - 12:00am
August 14, 2010
Latest report shows 1.7 percent of U.S. agricultural land owned by foreigners
August 14, 2010 - 12:00am
Tillage radish, alfalfa mulch topics of Aug. 23 field day near Madison
August 14, 2010 - 12:00am
July 31, 2010
Tom Kalahar, Renville County Soil and Water Conservation District, helped lead over 50 guests from the Lessard-Sams Outdoor Heritage Council, Legislative Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources, Clean Water Council, Board of Water and Soil Resources, Departments of Agriculture and Natural Resources and legislators on a tour to demonstrate how strategically located conservation practices are improving water quality in the Minnesota River. "We work this landscape hard," Kalahar told his guests. Tribune p...
Targeted conservation efforts help clean up state's namesake waterway
July 31, 2010 - 12:00am
July 17, 2010
Applications being accepted for storage facility loan program
July 17, 2010 - 12:00am
June 19, 2010
New program encourages land transitions to beginning farmers
June 19, 2010 - 12:00am
June 12, 2010
Producers probably have more finance worries this year -- unless they also have livestock
June 12, 2010 - 12:00am
Continued decline in honey bee colonies confirmed by latest survey
June 12, 2010 - 12:00am
May 15, 2010
Soybean seed in short supply in some areas
May 15, 2010 - 12:00am
USDA data show 43 percent decline in soil erosion
May 15, 2010 - 12:00am