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August 7, 2013
Gary and Ida Adamson were recognized on their century farm. (Photo by Caroline Roers)
Growing a long legacy of farming
August 7, 2013 - 12:00am
July 17, 2013
Partisan farm bill vote leaves future uncertain
July 17, 2013 - 12:00am
July 12, 2013
Local farmer meeting planned
July 12, 2013 - 12:00am
May 22, 2013
Outdoors, ag provisions include paint, bees, farmers
May 22, 2013 - 12:00am
Outdoors, ag provisions include paint, bees, farmers
May 22, 2013 - 12:00am
May 8, 2013
Microloan program offered for farmers in state
May 8, 2013 - 12:00am
April 26, 2013
Tired of waiting for Mother Nature to melt the snow, 9th through 12th grade students in the Alexandria baseball program took to Knute Nelson Field armed with shovels Wednesday. They received permission from the city to clear snow off the field as best they could. The team is more than five weeks into the season but still hasn't stepped foot on its home field. (Photo by Al Edenloff)
VIDEO: Late spring packs a punch
April 26, 2013 - 12:00am
April 10, 2013
Soy seeds are sprouted in germination pots before they are harvested in kitchens for meals. The usable portion of Goldkim soybean sprouts measures approximately six inches. (Contributed photo)
Minnesota soybeans are sprouting up in South Korean kitchens
April 10, 2013 - 12:00am
January 23, 2013
Farmers support local schools
January 23, 2013 - 12:00am
January 4, 2013
At the annual meeting of the Minnesota Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts, (left to right) Reece, Mary, Kirby and Steph Lund were honored as outstanding conservationists. (Contributed photo)
Lund family of Evansville honored as outstanding conservationists
January 4, 2013 - 12:00am
December 19, 2012
Minnesota farmers are in good position for 2013
December 19, 2012 - 12:00am
November 16, 2012
Last call for Minnesota farmers to help nonprofit organizations
November 16, 2012 - 12:00am
October 10, 2012
Organic farmers, processors certification rebate deadline is October 31
October 10, 2012 - 12:00am
June 27, 2012
Douglas County hog farmers encouraged to attend PRRS meeting
June 27, 2012 - 12:00am
June 1, 2012
Whitney Clark of the Friends of the Mississippi River group said on Tuesday that now is the time for Minnesotans to demand that farmers take action to prevent water pollution. Behind him is Alexandria Mayor Dan Ness. In front of them were piles of dirt, with the smaller one representing the amount of 
pollution put in the water and the one on the right showing how much farmers contribute to the pollution problem. (Photo by Don Davis)
Cities, conservationists say farmers pollute too much
June 1, 2012 - 12:00am