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November 1, 2016
KMS, Willmar, Morris Area FFAers earn national awards
November 1, 2016 - 5:54am
August 18, 2016
The Behm family move some of their cattle back to the barn after Johnathan and Jaxon Behm won grand champion in showmanship at the Kandiyohi County Fair. (Brian Edwards / Tribune)
Honoring FFA and other winners from Kandiyohi County Fair
August 18, 2016 - 11:25am
February 23, 2016
Kim Lippert: "There's equal opportunities for women in agricultural business and production."play button
Ridgewater College agricultural instructor is an FFA pioneer
February 23, 2016 - 4:37pm
February 21, 2016
Senator Klobuchar, in the FFA classroom at Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City High School, hears about the growth of FFA over nearly 70 years. The organization was all boys until 1969 when girls broke down the barn door and were allowed to join. Membership is now 50/50 nationally with girls the majority in leadership positions. play button
Area FFA members get real facetime with U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar
February 21, 2016 - 11:13am
October 3, 2015
Spicer youth honored for conservation efforts
October 3, 2015 - 12:12am
May 22, 2015
Roosevelt Elementary second-grader Marissa Alonzo gingerly reaches out to touch Fieasco, ridden by Willmar High School junior Mary Brunson, Thursday at Willmar FFA’s Ag Day. The annual event alternates between the two elementary schools in Willmar. Students in kindergarten through second grade also got an up-close look at rabbits, little pigs, puppies, decoys, a swamp boat and tractor nearly two stories tall. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)play button
Video: FFA’s Ag Day wins by a nose
May 22, 2015 - 12:00am
April 27, 2012
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Farm Bleat blog: FFA pride shines through the next generation
April 27, 2012 - 8:44am
November 23, 2011
Willmar High School FFA students present Liberty the turkey to the national media Tuesday in Washington, D.C. The national turkey will be present to President Obama at a ceremony this morning at the White House and then pardoned.
Turkeys, now named Liberty and Peace, to be pardoned today
November 23, 2011 - 9:00am
November 22, 2011
Brenna Ahlquist, from left, Brianna Hoover, Val Brown and Preston Asche pose for photos Monday -- in front of the presidential turkeys they have helped raise -- during a send-off ceremony at Willmar Senior High School. (Tribune photos by Gary Miller)
Warm farewell for Willmar, Minn., students, turkeys headed for White House
November 22, 2011 - 11:00am
August 14, 2009
Saige Carlson, 7, of New London, learns how to make rope Thursday during a farm field trip to the Jerome and Kristine Bengtson farm in rural Kandiyohi County. The kids were at the farm as part of the NLS summer Pals program. FFA students from NLS helped with the field trip activities. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
Pals kids get an up-close look at life on a Kandiyohi farm
August 14, 2009 - 12:00am
March 20, 2009
Ag instructor Darrel Refsland and his FFA students at Renville County West have moved the 212 Garden Center to a location in Renville near Java Junction and are now getting it ready for an April 20 opening. Students Eric Mertens, from left, Kelly Degree and Cory Eischens brave the mud Thursday to work on the project. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
It's a muddy job, sure sign of spring
March 20, 2009 - 12:00am
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