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October 21, 2010
Allan Loge, left, operates a combine Tuesday as Mike Schlie drives a grain cart tractor while they work in a field near County Road 127, east of the Willmar city limits. Area yields are ranging from 175 to more than 200 bushels per acre of corn. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
For area farmers, this year's harvest is nearly in the bin; weather has made a world of difference over last year
October 21, 2010 - 12:00am
March 27, 2010
United Soybean Board seeks soybean farmers for See for Yourself program
March 27, 2010 - 12:00am
October 24, 2009
Extension offers advice on handling, drying of soybeans
October 24, 2009 - 12:00am
October 21, 2009
A farmer harvests soybeans Tuesday in a field along 45th Avenue Southeast near Willmar. The unseasonably cold and wet weather through the first two-plus weeks of October has been particularly hard on regional farmers. One official with the University of Minnesota Extension call the situation serious. Just 34 percent of the state's soybean crop has so far been harvested. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Farmers continue to battle the weather
October 21, 2009 - 12:00am
October 20, 2009
Truck rolls on ramp from Highway 71 to Highway 23
October 20, 2009 - 9:34am
September 3, 2009
A farm along Kandiyohi County Road 26 is separated from the road by a field of corn. Farmers say corn and soy crops in the area need more heat and a late frost to assure maximum yield. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Farmers: Crop still has potential
September 3, 2009 - 12:00am