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October 22, 2017
The barge Great Lakes Trader and tug Joyce L. VanEnkevort docked at the CN ore dock in Duluth earlier this month. The Great Lakes Trader, built in 2000, is 740-feet long, 78-feet wide and displaces 40,922 tons at design waterline, according to its owner, VanEnkevort tug & Barge, Inc., of Escanaba, Mich. The 135-foot long, 10,200 horsepower, twin screw Joyce L. VanEnkevort was built in 1997. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Advent of the tug-barge: Lake freighter yields to barge traffic on Great Lakes
October 22, 2017 - 6:00am
October 14, 2017
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AgweekTV: Rina’s Garden is growing up some big things in Kindred, N.D.
October 14, 2017 - 8:30am
May 11, 2016
Employees escape injuries after explosion at Clarkfield grain elevator
May 11, 2016 - 3:30pm
May 10, 2016
Demolition work began Tuesday on this grain elevator in Heron Lake. Tim Middagh/Daily Globe
Grain elevator demolition begins
May 10, 2016 - 8:57pm
September 21, 2015
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton, center, awaits paperwork at a Monday ceremony in St. Paul at which Taiwan promised to buy American corn and soybeans. At right is Chairman Keith Schrader of the Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council. Near the left end is President Bruce Peterson of the Minnesota Corn Growers' Association. Both are Northfield-area farmers. Don Davis/Forum News Service
Taiwan agrees to buy American grain
September 21, 2015 - 3:18pm
January 1, 2015
August “Augie” Froderman retires after 45 years  in the Agronomy Dept. at New Vision Cooperative. Jesse Trelstad/Daily Globe
Happy trails, Augie!
January 1, 2015 - 9:37pm
September 11, 2014
Lawmakers fault rail sector for slow service
September 11, 2014 - 8:00pm
September 7, 2014
Despite tumbling grain prices, no crash seen in U.S. farm land
September 7, 2014 - 9:06pm
Peterson, Sinner talk grain train delays
August 7, 2014 - 11:00pm
May 31, 2012
Man injured in grain auger accident
May 31, 2012 - 7:17pm
July 28, 2011
The Minnesota State Patrol and Slayton Police Department assisted in blocking U.S. 59 in Slayton early Thursday afternoon after a grain trailer split down the middle and lost a large portion of its load. The incident happened in front of Schmitz Grain.
Grain trailer loses its load
July 28, 2011 - 9:16pm
June 8, 2011
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Ellsworth Fire Chief Kim Chapa (left), and firefighters Tasha Domeyer and Jeff Deutsch display the grain bin rescue unit purchased earlier this year with a grant from AgStar's Fund for Rural America.
Ellsworth Fire Department gets grain bin rescue unit
June 8, 2011 - 8:37pm
October 12, 2010
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe
"It's dried down and goes right into the bin" said Jim Russell, Bigelow. as he harvests corn on his Bigelow Township farm Tuesday afternoon.
Harvest: 'Yields are fantastic'
October 12, 2010 - 10:19pm
August 6, 2010
Farmfest produces interesting political discussions
August 6, 2010 - 8:25pm
January 4, 2010
Appellate decision issued
January 4, 2010 - 12:00am