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April 14, 2017
Hack the harvest: As machinery becomes smarter, farmers and lawmakers contend with rules preventing maintenance
April 14, 2017 - 3:38pm
April 11, 2017
A mountain of grain sits in a storage pile, as midwestern grain farmers and merchants struggle to find storage space after three years of record harvests, near Minburn, Iowa, U.S., March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Scott Morgan
Global surplus leads to grain piled on runways, parking lots and fields
April 11, 2017 - 8:22am
March 31, 2017
5 questions with ... Brenda Rudolph, dairy farmer in Central Minnesota
March 31, 2017 - 9:21am
December 12, 2014
Farm bill meeting offered Tuesday
December 12, 2014 - 9:54pm
December 9, 2014
Area farmers learning from cover crop plantings
December 9, 2014 - 3:25pm
November 14, 2014
USDA-NRCS Soil Conservationist Ray Archuleta (in front) talks about soil health during a soil aggregate demonstration Thursday as part of a Cover Crops Field Day in Okabena. More than 175 people attended the day-long program. (Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe)
Archuleta: Tillage is destroying the soi
November 14, 2014 - 9:44pm
October 4, 2013
Randy Robinson unloads his combine full of beans into the cart operated by his brother, Neil Robinson, as they harvest the field together south of Worthington.   (BRIAN KORTHALS/DAILY GLOBE)
A happy harvest? Some believe crops may be 'better than expected'
October 4, 2013 - 9:46pm
September 29, 2013
Lyle Bartholomay (right), 75, who retired from farming last spring, is helping younger farmer Kelly Thompson with soybean harvesting near Wheatland, N.D. (Dave Wallis/Forum News Service)
For ‘retired’ farmers, lure of the combine hard to resist
September 29, 2013 - 10:43pm
September 25, 2013
Iowa Barn Tours are this weekend
September 25, 2013 - 11:09pm
September 17, 2013
Expired farm bill feared
September 17, 2013 - 9:58pm
County board approves tile line
September 17, 2013 - 9:14pm
September 11, 2013
Jennifer Woods (center) advises area response personnel in ways to handle accidents involving livestock trucks and trailers Wednesday afternoon in Windom. (Brian Korthals/Daily Globe)
A crash course in livestock accidents
September 11, 2013 - 10:19pm
September 10, 2013
Crops fall behind last year's progress
September 10, 2013 - 10:05pm
August 29, 2013
This diagram demonstrates how a controlled drainage structure is able to hold water in the soil. Farmers can then release water as needed, particularly during planting and harvest time. SUBMITTED GRAPHIC
New tiling technique stores water, nutrients in soil
August 29, 2013 - 9:46pm
August 26, 2013
Brandon Weidert, reserve champion beef market heifer. (Submitted Photo)
Nobles Co. 4-H’ers do well at Minnesota State Fair
August 26, 2013 - 11:20pm
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