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December 2, 2016
NRCS District Conservationist Stephanie McLain holds what she said is a healthy example of soil, filled with organic matter and pores that hold water and air. (Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe)
NRCS touts benefits of reduced tillage, cover crops in advance of World Soil Day
December 2, 2016 - 9:40pm
December 14, 2015
Cottonwood County Soil and Water Conservation District Administrative Assistant Renee Harnack (left), District Administrator Kay Gross, District Technician Dave Bucklin and Supervisor Clark Lingbeek accept the award from Rebecca Flood, Assistant Commissioner of the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. Submitted Photo
City of Windom honored as Community Conservationists
December 14, 2015 - 8:33pm
March 12, 2015
Improving soil health may require more use of cover crops
March 12, 2015 - 8:28pm
October 21, 2014
Drew Ryder of Willmar leaves today for Australia, where he’ll attend a memorial service for his brother and sister-in-law, who were killed in a plane crash in Ukraine. Forum News Service
Willmar man promotes sustainability in agriculture
October 21, 2014 - 8:44pm
June 2, 2014
Crop pests are coming
June 2, 2014 - 9:30pm
November 1, 2010
Farmers to get recovery funds
November 1, 2010 - 8:47pm
April 19, 2010
JULIE BUNTJER/DAILY GLOBE
Jim Knips stands next to a pond he installed on his rural Lismore farm. It is just one of the conservation practices he has implemented to reduce soil erosion or benefit wildlife habitat.
Lismore family has long tradition of conserving the soil
April 19, 2010 - 9:10pm
October 18, 2008
Nobles Soil and Water Conservation District Technical Coordinator Ed Lenz stands among rows of Eastern Red Cedar and American Plum trees planted in spring 2007 on the Gary Prins acreage in Dewald Township, west of Worthington. The tree-planting project was jointly funded by the Nobles SWCD, Natural Resources Conservation Service, Farm Service Agency and Minnesota Department of Transportation.
Grant funding available for tree plantings
October 18, 2008 - 12:00am