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March 15, 2013
Ken and Betty Tvedt of Alexandria went through the checkout line at Elden's Fresh Foods recently after winning a $50 gift card from the Douglas County Farm Bureau Federation. The Federation gave away two gift cards on the Open Line radio show as part of Food Awareness Month, which was in February. (Photo by Lowell Anderson)
Farm Bureau sparks awareness about food
March 15, 2013 - 12:00am
February 17, 2013
Minnesota Farm Bureau commemorates Food Awareness Month
February 17, 2013 - 3:52pm
January 30, 2013
As need increases, funding for SNAP decreases
January 30, 2013 - 12:00am
January 12, 2013
Applications available for 2013 Summer Food Service Program
January 12, 2013 - 10:20am
January 9, 2013
Application available for summer food service
January 9, 2013 - 12:00am
January 2, 2013
Upcoming mobile food drop dates
January 2, 2013 - 12:00am
December 27, 2012
Mobile food drops scheduled in Alexandria
December 27, 2012 - 2:04pm
November 19, 2012
Minnesota Grown Directory can help with Thanksgiving menu planning
November 19, 2012 - 2:42pm
Local Chef Shane Wichtendal gave the "Cooking Matters" class some entertainment and laughs while teaching them how to cook nutritious foods. (Photo by Brooke Erickson)
Cooking up tasty lessons about healthy food on a budget
October 19, 2012 - 12:00am
October 12, 2012
A 130,000 bushel pile of corn awaits bagging at CHS Prairie Lakes Coop in Lowry on Wednesday afternoon. (Echo Press photo by Crystal Dey)
Corn kings and bean barons reap bountiful harvest
October 12, 2012 - 12:00am
October 5, 2012
Vegetarian and entrée salads are part of school lunch options. (Echo Press photo by Crystal Dey)
Lunchroom lowdown: What has new legislation changed about our kids' food?
October 5, 2012 - 12:00am
September 17, 2012
Ag department gets $600,000 grant for food safety
September 17, 2012 - 12:29pm
September 16, 2012
Healthy Foods Summit: Minnesota Leaders in Food and Health
September 16, 2012 - 9:43am
September 15, 2012
Home food safety mythbusters zap microwave misconception
September 15, 2012 - 9:38am
September 7, 2012
University of Minnesota Extension Edu-cator Jodi DeJong-Hughes evaluated the soil beneath the corn field at Pioneer Park in Brandon. (Echo Press photo by Crystal Dey)
Plotting the future - Douglas County tradition plows into farming advancements
September 7, 2012 - 12:00am
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