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Data: March 28, 2015
Ordinance No. 1083
Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Abatement Request
Notice of Public Hearing for April 7, 2015
Data: March 26, 2015
March 12, 2015
Dayton challenges farmers to support buffer plan
ST. PAUL — Laying the blame for many of the state’s polluted waters squarely at the feet of agriculture, Gov. Mark Dayton Thursday asked Minnesota farmers to “look into their souls” and support his proposal to buffer nearly every water in the state from row crops and their...
March 12, 2015 - 9:00pm
Improving soil health may require more use of cover crops
WORTHINGTON — Farming practices haven’t been kind to the agricultural landscape since farmers first began tilling up the prairie soils of southwest Minnesota more than a century ago. The common two-crop rotation of corn and soybeans has contributed little organic matter to...
March 12, 2015 - 8:28pm
Almost there: Campaign for a new Sibley-Ocheyedan ag teacher in the works
SIBLEY, Iowa — A student-led initiative to raise money for an expansion of the Sibley-Ocheyedan High School agriculture department is quickly...
March 12, 2015 - 10:50am
March 2, 2015
Worthington FFA crowns stars
WORTHINGTON — It was a celebration of the blue and gold Monday night, as nearly 200 people gathered for the Worthington FFA Chapter’s 77th annual banquet. The evening included the presentation of numerous awards, as well as a recap of the chapter’s events of the past year. Top...
March 2, 2015 - 8:48pm
February 18, 2015
Minnesota West PAS students earn trip to nationals
WORTHINGTON — Eleven students from Minnesota West Community and Technical College’s Worthington campus have earned a trip to Boise, Idaho, next month to compete in the Post-Secondary Agriculture Students (PAS) national contest. The students earned the trip by competing in the...
February 18, 2015 - 8:39pm
February 16, 2015
Ag educator bills introduced
ST. PAUL — Two proposals have been introduced in the Minnesota Legislature to help relieve what is called an agriculture educator crisis. Rep. Paul Anderson, R-Starbuck, is chief author for the bills, one of which would establish a grant program to pay ag educators to work with...
February 16, 2015 - 9:47pm
February 4, 2015
RUSHMORE — Mackenzie Wagner of rural Rushmore was chosen Monday night as one of two individuals to represent the beef industry as a Rock-Nobles Cattlemen’s Association Beef Ambassador during the RNCA’s annual meeting in Luverne. Joining her in the role is Amy Kramer, of Garretson,...
February 4, 2015 - 9:18pm
February 3, 2015
Letter: When it comes to ‘real ag,’ remember the little guy
As a family dairy farmer, I’ve always thought of myself as “real ag.” Along with my daughter and son-in-law, I farm 240 acres and run a 48-cow dairy operation in Renville County. We are among the 85 percent of the state’s dairy farmers who milk 200 cows or fewer. Only 30 dairies...
opinion / letters
February 3, 2015 - 9:23pm
LUVERNE — As he stood before hundreds of cattle producers and agricultural professionals Monday night, Kevin Murphy, founder of Food-Chain Communications, writer of the “Truth in Food” blog and creator of the Truth in Food College Initiative, shared a message of urgency, saying,...
February 3, 2015 - 7:58pm
January 28, 2015
Nobles County proposes updates to feedlot ordinance
WORTHINGTON — While it still faces final approval from the Nobles County Board of Commissioners, a rewritten feedlot ordinance is hoped to ease confusion among farmers and make it easier for manure management officials to ensure land application of manure is being done correctly. The...
January 28, 2015 - 9:06pm
PEDv still impacting swine industry
WORTHINGTON — At the April 2014 Worthington Bio Conference, local veterinarians Keith Wilson and Steve Dudley collaborated on a presentation about Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea (PEDv) — a virus that was sweeping through the U.S. swine industry. The disease, which is believed to have...
January 28, 2015 - 8:51pm
January 19, 2015
New ag teacher on the horizon at S-O
SIBLEY, Iowa — Following a request from the Sibley-Ocheyedan FFA officers at December’s meeting, the Sibley-Ocheyedan school board considered the addition of a second teacher to the high school’s agricultural education department Monday night. After two hours of discussion,...
January 19, 2015 - 10:12pm
November 18, 2014
Hamilton named chairman of House Agriculture Finance Committee
ST. PAUL — Minnesota House Speaker-elect Kurt Daudt has appointed District 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton, R-Mountain Lake, as Chairman of the Minnesota House Agriculture Finance Committee. “I am excited and humbled by this appointment and cannot wait to get to work for our farmers and...
November 18, 2014 - 9:41pm
October 1, 2014
Earll recognized with Iowa ACTE Lifetime Achievement Award
SIBLEY, Iowa — Former Sibley-Ocheyedan High School agriculture teacher and FFA Adviser Mike Earll was presented the Iowa Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) Lifetime Achievement Award during its annual conference Sept. 25-26 in Ankeny. Earll was recognized before...
October 1, 2014 - 8:08pm
September 29, 2014
Vilsack announces ARC, PLC updates
Crop farm owners may begin updating their yield history and reallocating base acres at their local Farm Service Agency county offices for the new farm program Sept. 29, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced Sept. 24 during an event at the University of Minnesota St. Paul campus...
September 29, 2014 - 9:11pm