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January 30, 2013
Winter Crops and Soils Day is Tuesday
January 30, 2013 - 9:50am
(Associated Press)
High land prices put squeeze on young farmers
January 30, 2013 - 9:01am
October 29, 2012
Family, friends and neighbors came to the aid of rural Worthington farmer Kent Johnson earlier this month after Johnson was injured in a farm accident.
Helping a friend in need
October 29, 2012 - 10:26pm
May 21, 2012
submitted photo
Sediment carried by heavy rains earlier this month surround a tile intake adjacent to a Nobles County farm field. The chance for more heavy rains and high winds may lead to more soil erosion issues this week.
Saving the soil
May 21, 2012 - 8:55pm
May 1, 2012
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe
Doug Fransen plants beans on his land southwest of Worthington Tuesday afternoon.
Farmers hit the fields hard
May 1, 2012 - 8:22pm
December 11, 2011
Farmers Co-Op collecting coats
December 11, 2011 - 8:01pm
August 30, 2011
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe
Subtle shades of green represent the various stages of maturation of a cornfield in Nobles County Tuesday.
Crop year has been a challenge
August 30, 2011 - 8:23pm
June 1, 2011
Luverne Farmers Market: June 9
June 1, 2011 - 9:14pm
May 17, 2011
Carrots at the Farmers Market in Worthington.
Producers can register for Farmers Market
May 17, 2011 - 9:17pm
Submitted Photo
Rita and Joe Vander Kooi, along with their children Vince and Liv, pose inside the parlor at Ocheda Dairy south of Worthington. Rita Vander Kooi is one of the featured farmers in the new Farmers Feed Us campaign.
Dairy farmer joins Farmers Feed Us campaign
January 17, 2011 - 8:02pm
October 25, 2010
Farmers Dave Gonnerman (from left), Fred Hellinga, Calvin Harms and Randy Johnson work to plow a field outside of Harris, Iowa, Saturday afternoon. Nearly a dozen area farmers took part in the event.
Farmers gather for good old plowing bee
October 25, 2010 - 9:45pm
August 5, 2010
Don Davis/State Capitol Bureau
Gov. Tim Pawlenty takes the wheel of an ethanol-powered golf cart Thursday at FarmFest, the southwestern Minnesota all-things-farm event.
Pawlenty: Federal government needs to leave farmers alone
August 5, 2010 - 8:56pm
June 17, 2010
Wildlife, ag shouldn't compete
June 17, 2010 - 7:55pm
April 23, 2010
File Photo: Dean Christopherson loads the hoppers on his planter while planting corn at his Bigelow Township field south of Worthington. (Brian Korthals/Daily Globe)
Planting starts early
April 23, 2010 - 9:21pm
February 17, 2010
Local foods has a seat at table
February 17, 2010 - 12:00am