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March 20, 2016
Iowa egg farm faces legal action for wastewater spill
March 20, 2016 - 9:30pm
March 13, 2016
Bill Brandt, owner of Brandt Gardens & Greenhouse, sits among the scallion and onion plants he started in January inside the greenhouse on his rural Lakefield farm. Brandt is expanding this year to offer Community Supported Agriculture shares to consumers. (Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe)
Area produce growers to offer community shares in garden crops
March 13, 2016 - 9:52pm
March 11, 2016
Sunrise Farms faces action for fish kill
March 11, 2016 - 9:57pm
March 4, 2016
Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson discusses his recent trip to Cuba and the opportunties opening up now that relations between Cuba and the United States are starting to thaw. (Shelby Lindrud/Forum News Service)
Minnesota ag commissioner hopeful for more trade with Cuba
March 4, 2016 - 9:55pm
Ag practices event set for Feb. 15
February 4, 2016 - 9:34pm
January 29, 2016
Dayton backs off buffer strips for private ditches
January 29, 2016 - 10:46pm
January 28, 2016
A trio provides music for Cowboy Church at the Jackson Livestock arena. (Submitted photo)
Saddling up with the Lord: Jackson sale barn hosts monthly Cowboy Church service
January 28, 2016 - 10:14pm
Construction on a new feedlot on the Ryan Thier farm west of Rushmore continues. (TIm Middagh/Daily Globe)
Southwest Minnesota counties see continued expansion in cattle, hog facilities
January 28, 2016 - 10:04pm
January 21, 2016
Input to be gathered on changes to feedlot ordinance
January 21, 2016 - 9:12pm
January 20, 2016
Nancy and Jerry Ackermann of rural Lakefield were honored for responsible nutrient management during the 24th annual No-Till Conference earlier this month in Indianapolis, Ind. The Ackermanns have found success through increased yields using strip till and cover crop plantings. (Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe)
Ackermanns receive national award for nutrient management
January 20, 2016 - 9:46pm
January 15, 2016
Fearing wave of bankruptcies, corn belt wants new debt cap
January 15, 2016 - 9:35pm
December 29, 2015
Iowa ethanol plants produce record 4 billion gallons in 2015
December 29, 2015 - 9:50pm
Year in Review: Avian influenza takes toll on area poultry producers
December 29, 2015 - 9:44pm
December 28, 2015
Year in Review: Farmers enjoy record 2015 harvests
December 28, 2015 - 9:54pm
December 11, 2015
Fine-tuning for feedlots: New Nobles County ordinance moves closer to reality
December 11, 2015 - 9:55pm