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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
May 5, 2012
Planting in Minnesota continues around intermittent rain showers
May 5, 2012 - 12:00am
April 26, 2012
Shea Loso, 4, of Willmar, left front, and Sawyer Johnson, 5, of Kerkhoven, get help planting seeds Wednesday from Diann Johnson, of Kerkhoven, along with Eli Gerdes, 3, right of Prinsburg, who gets help from his mother, Emily, during the Willmar Library preschool program "How does your garden grow?" Master gardener Alicia Quisberg was on hand to answer gardening questions. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
'How does your garden grow?'
April 26, 2012 - 12:00am
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
April 23, 2011
Field work weeks away
April 23, 2011 - 12:00am
April 13, 2010
A farmer on Monday tills the soil in a field along Kandiyohi County Road 9 Northeast near Willmar High School. The warmer spring weather has provided area farmers an opportunity get an early start on preparing their fields for planting. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
An early start on things
April 13, 2010 - 12:00am
March 31, 2010
Minn. corn, soy acreage expected to hold steady
March 31, 2010 - 10:56am
April 24, 2009
George Dunn checks over a digger shovel Thursday while tilling a field for his son, Troy, south of Sunburg. Field work is beginning one to two weeks ahead of schedule this year. Predicted week-end rains would be welcome, but could slow down progress. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
Spring field work gets rolling
April 24, 2009 - 12:00am