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December 25, 2017
Riverbound Farm is located south of Mandan, N.D. The farm, a Community Supported Agriculture venture, recently completed its final harvest. Photo taken Dec. 18, 2017. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
The local foods scene
December 25, 2017 - 11:05am
October 14, 2017
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AgweekTV: Rina’s Garden is growing up some big things in Kindred, N.D.
October 14, 2017 - 8:30am
August 2, 2017
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Members of MNyou weed the garden Wednesday on the MinnWest Technology Campus in Willmar. Last week the youth group members harvested their first crop and sold all of it at the Saturday farmers market in Willmar.
MNyou reaps what it sowed: Youth group’s garden produce for sale at farmers markets
August 2, 2017 - 6:38pm
April 3, 2017
Terrance Nennich speaks at the North Dakota State University High Tunnel Conference in Fargo, N.D. Trevor Peterson / Forum News Service
High tunnels serves as focus of conference
April 3, 2017 - 2:00pm
April 6, 2015
Charalin Simon, left, of Willmar sells some of her baked goods to Lora Miller during Becker Market in downtown Willmar in this June 2012 file photo. Becker Market was one of the markets studied in a price comparison of farmers markets and other stores.
U of M study finds lower average produce prices at farmers markets in region than at stores
April 6, 2015 - 12:11am
August 31, 2013
Dave Helmuth of Atwater talks about his family's history with freezing and canning vegetables and fruit during the mid-week market at the Kandi Entertainment Center parking lot in southeast Willmar. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Savor your summer produce all year long
August 31, 2013 - 10:16pm
June 5, 2010
Marc Collins, left, and Ian Adams plant leeks at the Red Goose Gardens near Shelly. Thor Selland started the garden in 2006, and today that garden has expanded and provides produce for more than 200 members through his Red Goose Gardens community-supported agriculture operation. (Carrie Snyder / The Forum)
More regional consumers buying their produce directly from farms that grow it
June 5, 2010 - 12:00am
September 28, 2009
The biggest pumpkin at the 49th annual Willmar Farmer's Market weighed in Saturday morning at 279 pounds. Standing next to the orange behemoth grown at Mages Gardens near Olivia are, from left, Mark Mages and his sons Josh and Jesse. Owner Bruce Mages is not shown. Other winning veggies included a 16-pound turnip. (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)
Growing competition
September 28, 2009 - 12:00am