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March 8, 2016
Representatives of area businesses set up their exhibits Monday for the Willmar Ag Show. (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)
Willmar Ag Show starts today
March 8, 2016 - 12:07am
December 15, 2015
A pig at the 2014 World Pork Expo in Des Moines, Iowa. (REUTERS)
Minnesota farmers feed dead pigs to other hogs to fend off deadly virus
December 15, 2015 - 4:00pm
October 7, 2015
Two men have died as a result of recent crashes involving sugar beet trucks. DAVE SAMSON | FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Recent fatal crashes involving farm trucks put focus on road safety during harvest
October 7, 2015 - 9:34am
September 30, 2015
Video: What's new down on the farm? How about shrimp!
September 30, 2015 - 9:51am
September 13, 2015
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Video: Down on the Farm ... the Way it Once Worked
September 13, 2015 - 11:53am
September 8, 2015
Turkey producer Robert Orsten of Willmar tells Minnesota House members Tuesday that he did not see most other family members from April through June in fear they may pass avian flu from one farm to another. With him is Steve Olson, executive director of Minnesota poultry associations. (Don Davis | Forum News Service)
Minnesota readies for bird flu outbreak
September 8, 2015 - 11:58pm
April 20, 2015
Letter: Use your farm subsidies
April 20, 2015 - 5:00am
March 31, 2015
Service technician Robert Morrill works Tuesday on a tractor’s air filter at Haug Implement Co. in Willmar. The USDA released its Prospective Plantings report — in which it predicts what farmers will plant this spring — Tuesday. (TRIBUNE/Gary Miller)
USDA expects more soybeans, small-market crops to be planted this spring
March 31, 2015 - 11:50pm
March 28, 2015
About 66,000 turkeys were euthanized recently due to avian flu. (SUBMITTED/Minnesota Department of Agriculture)
Avian flu hits a Lac qui Parle County farm
March 28, 2015 - 9:33am
March 27, 2015
USDA extends farm bill signup for another week to April 7
March 27, 2015 - 11:23pm
March 26, 2015
Meeting focuses on livestock losses due to wolves
March 26, 2015 - 10:39pm
May 2, 2014
A tractor and tillage equipment sit idle Friday morning in a farm field near Granite Falls. It could be the middle of next week before farmers in west-central Minnesota get into the fields to begin planting this year’s corn crop. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
After a long, hard winter: Rain, cold stalls farmers at starting gates of crop year
May 2, 2014 - 11:24pm
November 26, 2013
2013 farm income highest in U.S. in 40 years
November 26, 2013 - 10:39pm
November 5, 2013
A farmer harvests corn Oct. 21 on land west of Spicer. Weather impacts such as increased soil erosion, more floods, higher insurance risks and the need to change how irrigation and other water programs are handled are likely to impact the agricultural sector in the coming years, a renowned climatologist said Tuesday.
Concerns rise for farmers as weather and economic issues impacting the ag sector
November 5, 2013 - 11:55pm
September 18, 2013
Kraig DeJong stands alongside a Case IH combine in the yard at Arnold’s of Willmar. DeJong has grown with the business and understands the importance of service and keeping up with technology. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Keeping farmers going: Farm implement dealers working out in the field
September 18, 2013 - 3:08am