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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 23, 2013
Field work was temporarily suspended Wednesday due to the wet conditions around the area. (Brian Korthals/Daily Globe)
Local harvest seen as strong
October 23, 2013 - 10:35pm
October 21, 2013
With shutdown over, farm bill talks can begin
October 21, 2013 - 10:19pm
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
August 22, 2013
Painted Prairie Vineyard co-owner Kim Hause shows off the award winning vintage of wine at the winery near Currie. (Brian Korthals/Daily Globe)
Painted Prairie Vineyard produces medal-winning wine
August 22, 2013 - 11:28pm
This parcel of land in Worthington Township sold for a record $13,000 per acre Tuesday. (Brian Korthals/Daily Globe)
Land sale sets new record in Nobles County
August 22, 2013 - 11:22pm
August 21, 2013
Lamberton's Ron Kelsey can be found at the Minnesota State Fair today through Labor Day, sharing his collection of seed sacks with visitors to the Horticulture Building on the fairgrounds. Kelsey began his collection about 30 years ago and has more than 400 burlap sacks. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
Ron Kelsey: The seed sack saver
August 21, 2013 - 10:13pm
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