From ‘we can’t produce enough, to the prospect of producing too much?’
4/24/2015 4:15:00 PM
A major concern of farmers this spring is price. What will the prices for the major commodities be come fall, particularly corn and soybeans?
News Release - MDA identifies emerald ash borer find in Fillmore County
4/24/2015 3:19:00 PM
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) today identified an emerald ash borer (EAB) infestation in Fillmore County.
BeefTalk: Cattle deserve a professional herd-health program
4/24/2015 2:33:00 PM
Vaccinate because cattle immunity is a good thing. As cattle producers start to think about working all those calves that are on the ground, herd health is a priority.
Farm Rescue plants fields for Center farmer
4/24/2015 8:32:00 AM
RURAL CENTER — Dale Barth was changing a tire on his pickup when, as he says, “Kapow!”
News Release - Minnesota Grown honors “Retailer of the Year” winners
4/23/2015 2:18:00 PM
Winners of the fourth annual “Minnesota Grown Retailer of the Year” were announced during the Minnesota Grocers Association’s annual industry luncheon in Bloomington.
Pass the Salt: Beef Cattle Gains Increased in DDGS Study
4/23/2015 7:15:00 AM
MANHATTAN, Kan. – A recent Kansas State University study found that providing growing cattle with dried distillers grains (DDGS) plus salt on a self-feeding basis while the animals grazed nati…
Avoid pruning or wounding oak trees to prevent the spread of oak wilt disease
4/17/2015 10:23:06 AM
To help prevent tree loss caused by oak wilt disease, Minnesota homeowners and forest landowners should avoid pruning or wounding oak trees from now through early summer....
News Release - Largest Minnesota Grown Directory ever
4/15/2015 11:19:00 AM
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture announces the release of the 2015 Minnesota Grown Directory.
Pioneer Press: 4-H youth teaching youth puts teens in classrooms
4/13/2015 10:46:12 AM
In Youth Teaching Youth, 4-H teens help younger students build the skills to make wise choices when they confront issues including internet safety, alcohol and other substances. In the April 13 edition, St. Paul Pioneer Press reporter Mary Divine takes...
News Release - Anoka County residents invited to public meeting concerning emerald ash borer
4/10/2015 2:17:00 PM
Residents in Anoka County are invited to a public meeting on Thursday, April 30, 2015 regarding the discovery of emerald ash borer (EAB) in the county.
Landuyt Land and Livestock ready for 2015 growing season
4/9/2015 10:30:00 AM
WALNUT GROVE, Minn. – On a dry and warm Saturday in March, Mike Landuyt gave his final producer progress report.
The future is bright for pork production
4/8/2015 10:11:00 AM
COKATO, Minn. – Pat FitzSimmons drove a lot of miles this winter, so he appreciated the open Minnesota winter.
Minnesota crop and livestock farm incomes diverge in 2014
4/1/2015 12:01:00 PM
Strong prices and lower costs brought record profits to many Minnesota livestock farmers in 2014, while crop producers saw earnings deteriorate for the second consecutive year....
As farm bill crops deadline nears, consider varying factors
3/16/2015 12:17:25 PM
Farmers and landowners have until the end of March 31 to make their choices under the 2014 Farm Bill....
Closing livestock commentary
11/12/2013 5:37:00 PM
Cattle slightly lower, hog contracts sink
Closing grains commentary
11/12/2013 5:35:00 PM
Strong demand sends beans up, corn fizzles