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August 13, 2017
Cattle graze at Jer-Lindy Farms in Brooten, Minn. on Tuesday, July 11, 2017. Milk from the cows will be used to produce cheese at Redhead Creamery, which is on the same premises as Jer-Lindy Farms. (Nick Nelson / Forum News Service)
Redhead Creamery: Cheese whizzes
August 13, 2017 - 4:47pm
August 12, 2017
Morgan Paulson, one of the dairy princesses, milks a cow in the cow milking contest Friday at the Kandiyohi County Fairgrounds in Willmar. Clay Conover / Tribune
County Fair hosts cow milking contest
August 12, 2017 - 11:11am
July 13, 2017
Chad Enerson of Emerald, Wis., and his wife, Mary worry a recent nearby manure spill that went unattended for months has jeopardized the health of a pond on their property. The couple had planned to build a new home on their property, but shelved the idea after Emerald Sky Dairy, the neighboring farm responsible for the spill, applied to expand their concentrated animal feeding operation (CAFO). Maureen McMullen / Forum News Service
Groundwater concerns floated as Wisconsin reduces well regulations
July 13, 2017 - 10:11am
June 8, 2017
Carolyn Lange / Tribune
Milk goes from the cow to this container before traveling through a cooling tube and the bulk tank. play button
Ready for the future: Pennock dairy farm features robotic milking system
June 8, 2017 - 5:30am
May 22, 2017
Local women named Princess Kay finalists
May 22, 2017 - 12:46pm
May 2, 2017
Raw milk farm battle rages on as constitutional questions raised
May 2, 2017 - 9:44pm
May 1, 2017
Dave Schwartz is a crop and dairy farmer from Slayton, Minn. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Cold, damp weather keeps dairyman out of the field
May 1, 2017 - 6:00am
April 27, 2017
Automated milking cows machine at a rustic farm. File photo
Minnesota milk producers find new processors to fill void
April 27, 2017 - 2:54pm
April 19, 2017
Dairy cows stand in a field near Stayner, Ontario, Canada on July 26, 2015. REUTERS/Chris Helgren/File Photoplay button
Trump vows to back U.S. dairy farmers in Canada trade spat
April 19, 2017 - 12:12pm
March 30, 2017
Minnesota- based Land O'Lakes, Inc. acquires Vermont Creamery
March 30, 2017 - 11:53am
January 28, 2017
 Jer-Lindy Farms co-owner Linda Jennissen prepares to cut a block of fresh cheese into curds in this 2015 file photo. Jer-Lindy Farms of Brooten has been selected as the 2017 Innovative Dairy Farmer of the Year. Owners Jerry and Linda Jennissen manage the farm, while their daughter Alise and son-in-law Lucas Sjostrom operate the Redhead Creamery in a building across the driveway. (Tribune file photo)
Brooten dairy farm named 2017 Innovative Dairy Farmer of the Year
January 28, 2017 - 10:38am
January 25, 2017
Minnesota Ag Commissioner Dave Frederickson, left, talks with Connie Schmoll, from the Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission, and Gary Geiger following a meeting Tuesday in Willmar on possible changes to the farm bill. The current bill expires in 2018. ((Carolyn Lange / Tribune))
People speak up for future farm bill
January 25, 2017 - 3:03am
December 6, 2016
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Riverview Dairy is proposing to build a 9,500-animal unit dairy in Louriston Township of Chippewa county near the intersection of County Road 3 and Minnesota Highway 40 in the spring of 2017. A comment period on an environmental assessment worksheet is now open. It would feature a free-stall barn such as shown in this file photo from the company's East Dublin Dairy.
Riverview planning another large dairy in western Minn.
December 6, 2016 - 7:47am
August 24, 2016
Federal cheese purchase to help dairy farmers, the poor
August 24, 2016 - 7:52pm
August 23, 2016
Federal cheese purchase to help dairy farmers, the poor
August 23, 2016 - 7:54pm
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