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September 7, 2010
Beef producers watch what their cattle eat
DICKINSON, N.D. - Keeping consumers and cattle happy and healthy can be a challenge for producers but one way of doing that is by watching what their cattle eat. "More and more research is being done to figure out if what a cow eats can affect the flavor and quality of the meat,"...
September 7, 2010 - 9:19am
August 26, 2010
Cattle producers seek permits to expand
WORTHINGTON -- Three young livestock producers went before the Nobles County Planning Commission Wednesday night seeking conditional use permits to establish new or expand existing cattle operations in the county. All three requests were approved, and will now go before Nobles County...
August 26, 2010 - 8:16pm
August 13, 2010
Video: An Afternoon at the Nobles County Fair
Animals and people used different methods to beat the heat at the Nobles County Fair Friday afternoon, eating icy-cold malts, hiding out in the...
August 13, 2010 - 5:02pm
August 9, 2010
Local farmer helps promote Minnesota agriculture
Website gives consumers chance to win a year of free groceries WORTHINGTON -- Matt Widboom is one of nine farmers to be featured on a new website designed to educate Minnesota's consumers about the crops and livestock grown on farms across the state. Not only can consumers get a...
August 9, 2010 - 9:25pm
Tornadoes damage farmsteads south of Wahpeton-Breckenridge
TYLER, N.D. - Tornadoes severely damaged at least two farmsteads near here Saturday evening, leaving one family still searching for their pickup truck. One tornado touched down about 6:25 p.m. near Tyler, which is between Wahpeton and Fairmount, said Greg Gust, meteorologist with...
August 9, 2010 - 11:31am
July 29, 2010
Jackson County teen finds niche in livestock
JACKSON -- Tanner Post led his rather calm breeding heifer through a busy walkway and onto a patch of grass alongside Olson Pavilion at the Jackson County Fair Thursday morning.
July 29, 2010 - 8:24pm
June 24, 2010
Report says S.D. ranks first in bison production
MITCHELL, S.D. - South Dakota still ranks tops in buffalo production, according to the latest available statistics from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Those recently released numbers, for 2009, show that South Dakota has 38,500 buffalo -- more than double No. 2 ranked Nebraska,...
June 24, 2010 - 12:00pm
April 16, 2010
Beef gets big boost from feds
WORTHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Thursday issued a federal order that will allow beef producers in modified bovine tuberculosis zones to transport their breeding animals across state lines without undergoing costly TB testing. The news is positive for beef cattle...
April 16, 2010 - 12:00am
March 26, 2010
Swine industry is 'critical'
WORTHINGTON -- More than $29 million dollars. That's the estimated loss in equity in the swine industry in 2009 within Nobles County alone, according to James Dick of the Fairmont Veterinary Clinic, a featured speaker Thursday afternoon during the first day of the sixth annual Regional...
news / business
March 26, 2010 - 12:00am
February 6, 2010
Slater named Rock-Nobles Beef Ambassador
WILMONT -- Jenna Slater, daughter of Kent and Coreen Slater of rural Rushmore, was named the 2010 Rock-Nobles Cattlemen's Association Beef Ambassador earlier this week at the association's annual banquet in Luverne. Slater, 15, is a freshman at Adrian High School, where she is active...
February 6, 2010 - 12:00am
January 21, 2010
Columns: Forage Days is Feb. 11 in Lamberton
LAMBERTON -- Minnesota Forage Day will be Feb. 11 at the Southwest Research and Outreach Center, Lamberton. The program is co-sponsored by University of Minnesota Extension and the Midwest Forage Association (MFA). Registration begins at 9:30 a.m., with the program from 10 a.m. to...
January 21, 2010 - 12:00am
It's all about the bull: Meyeraan raises stock for rodeo's grand event, the 8-second ride
FULDA -- Grandpa has been "out" about 400 times, which earned him the right to live out his days on the farm and sleep indoors. Grandpa...
news / business
January 21, 2010 - 12:00am
January 19, 2010
Farmer not charged after half his herd died
ELLSWORTH, Wis. - The Pierce County Sheriff's Department said Monday a case will not be referred to the district attorney's office for charges after investigation found nearly 25 cows died over a seven-month period. The sheriff's department was first notified Tuesday afternoon about...
January 19, 2010 - 1:25pm
Pork Board names award winners
MANKATO -- The 2010 Minnesota Pork Board awards were recently presented to people who have made significant contributions through pork promotion, consumer and producer education, youth mentoring and service as role models to Minnesota's pork industry. Award categories and recipients...
January 19, 2010 - 12:00am