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December 8, 2016
Referendum to reinstate Iowa Beef Checkoff passes
16 hours 16 min ago
December 5, 2016
Sisters Nadine Hondl, Bernadette Hondle Tomasy and Colleen Hondl Gengler pose with the memoir they compiled about their family's small Steele County farm. Gengler will speak about the book and its writing during a Lunchbox Lecture Thursday at the Murray County Fairgrounds 4-H building in Slayton. (Special to the Daily Globe)
Area woman helps pen memoir on family farm
December 5, 2016 - 9:37pm
December 2, 2016
NRCS District Conservationist Stephanie McLain holds what she said is a healthy example of soil, filled with organic matter and pores that hold water and air. (Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe)
NRCS touts benefits of reduced tillage, cover crops in advance of World Soil Day
December 2, 2016 - 9:40pm
December 1, 2016
Farmers Union hosts online conference
December 1, 2016 - 9:01pm
November 24, 2016
Klobuchar on Obama’s renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
November 24, 2016 - 8:38pm
November 22, 2016
An assortment of ducks -- Pekin, Muscovy and Rouen -- waddled around the Mike and Mary Ann Hasara farm last Thursday in rural Lakefield. (Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe)play button
Duck-licious: Lakefield farmers market duck eggs to people with allergies to chicken eggs
November 22, 2016 - 1:24pm
November 6, 2016
Among those earning some of the top awards of the evening were Kendrick Bickett (from left), recipient of the I Dare You and 4-H Key Award; Bailey Onken, 4-H Key Award recipient; and Jessica Darling, Natalie Demuth and Kyla Fuerstenberg, all recipients of the I Dare You award. (Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe)
Nobles County 4-H’ers honored
November 6, 2016 - 9:27pm
October 31, 2016
Julie Lopez (left) stands with her parents, Terese and Jerry Perkins, on their land north of Worthington. The family was selected to represent Nobles County as outstanding conservationists at the Minnesota Soil and Water Conservation Districts convention in early December. (Special to the Daily Globe)
Perkins family to be honored for efforts on rural Worthington land
October 31, 2016 - 9:58pm
October 27, 2016
This waterway north of Worthington has a 66-foot grassed buffer to protect the waters and filter out sediment coming from adjacent farm fields.
Nobles SWCD begins connecting with landowners on buffers
October 27, 2016 - 9:24pm
October 25, 2016
Harvest moved along with nice dry weather Friday as a grain cart unloads on the go so the combine does not have to stop. This photo taken from Sundberg Avenue east of Lake Ocheda. (Tim Middagh/Daily Globe).
Bumper bushels: Farmers reap rewards from timely rains
October 25, 2016 - 9:29pm
October 24, 2016
The Windom FFA Chapter’s Food Science Team took top honors in its Career Development Event. Shown from left are Windom FFA Chapter Advisor Darcy Dahna, Dakota Scott, Natalie Resch, Eliza Ford and Lindsay Muller. (Special to the Daily Globe)
Windom FFA boasts national champion team, proficiency winner
October 24, 2016 - 9:38pm
September 30, 2016
Growing insurance premiums frustrate farmers, self-employed
September 30, 2016 - 7:45pm
September 28, 2016
MPCA offers advice on manure management
September 28, 2016 - 11:45pm
September 22, 2016
New poultry testing lab in Willmar prepares industry for next avian influenza event
September 22, 2016 - 11:45pm
Speakers discuss GMO crops during ag conference
September 22, 2016 - 7:29pm