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July 20, 2016
It's not just the heat -- crops increase humidity
July 20, 2016 - 9:25pm
May 17, 2016
Shown is a water and sediment control basin, which acts as a mini dam to hold water back and prevent gullies being cut through the field. The basin has a tile intake to slowly drain the water out. Submitted Photo
A little money, a long wait: Rock SWCD gets grant to address 2014 flood damage
May 17, 2016 - 8:29pm
May 9, 2016
A rural Rushmore farmer plants corn Sunday on ground, dry enough to work up and plant between rains. Tim Middagh/Daily Globe
Rains hamper planting: Southwest Minnesota, northwest Iowa lag behind their state
May 9, 2016 - 9:06pm
April 11, 2016
U.S. and Iowa state flags are seen next to a corn field in Grand Mound, Iowa, in this 2015 file photo. Reuters
Vulnerable crops: In Iowa corn fields, Chinese national’s seed theft exposes vulnerability
April 11, 2016 - 3:43pm
October 14, 2015
A farmer combines a field of corn Wednesday afternoon under sunny skies. Jesse Trelstad/Daily Globe
Breaking records: State’s corn, soybean yields best ever as local producers reap bin-buster crops
October 14, 2015 - 9:47pm
February 18, 2015
Minnesota Sen. Kent Eken of Twin Valley tells colleagues Wednesday that he wants the state to move toward allowing the growth of industrial hemp. Don Davis/Forum News Service
Farmers look to Legislature for expansion paths
February 18, 2015 - 8:32pm
December 30, 2014
Standing water inundates a field of corn in Nobles County following heavy June rains that caused abundant damage around the region. Brian Korthals/Daily Globe
Rainout
December 30, 2014 - 9:35pm
September 4, 2014
A drone hovers over Rolf Mahlberg’s soybean field south of Worthington Thursday morning during a demonstration of the machine’s capabilities. Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe
Demonstration builds interest in drones
September 4, 2014 - 8:09pm
August 24, 2014
A clean field of beans blows in the breeze south of Worthington. Brian Korthals/Daily Globe
Catching up
August 24, 2014 - 8:36pm
July 15, 2014
A crop duster applies chemicals as he flies low over a cornfield recently northwest of Worthington. Brian Korthals/Daily Globe
Spraying the crops
July 15, 2014 - 8:07pm
July 6, 2014
Yer Yang (left) of Walnut Grove watches while a pair of potential customers look at her fruits and vegetables Saturday morning in the Northland Mall parking lot. Ryan McGaughey/Daily Globe
Bloomin’ Saturdays
July 6, 2014 - 9:45pm
July 2, 2014
Water stands in a field along 290th Street south of Worthington in Nobles County. Brian Korthals/Daily Globe
Drowned out
July 2, 2014 - 8:52pm
June 17, 2014
Hail destroyed many bean fields like this one near Edgerton. Brian Korthals/Daily Globe
Washed away
June 17, 2014 - 9:54pm
June 2, 2014
Crop pests are coming
June 2, 2014 - 9:30pm
May 23, 2014
The queen bee (center with yellow paint) is surrounded and attended to by female worker bees. This was only the second time the queen was seen by the staff at Prairie Ecology Bus Center in Lakefield. Brian Korthals/Daily Globe
The buzz about bees
May 23, 2014 - 9:14pm