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October 7, 2015
John Ledermann (right) discusses his experience with interseeding a cover crop during a field day for the Land Stewardship Project on Thursday, October 1. Ledermann planted rye grass with his corn in a field on his Brandon farm. (Annie Harman | Echo Press)
Area farmers experiment with interseeding
October 7, 2015 - 12:00am
July 31, 2015
An overflow crowd of more than 50 farmers, irrigators, well drillers and others attended a town hall meeting at Glenwood State Bank in Alexandria Wednesday morning. Local legislators, Department of Natural Resources representatives and other state officials also participated. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Farmers speak out against new water rules
July 31, 2015 - 11:17am
July 24, 2015
Mary Lahammer and Bruce Miller of Farm Fresh Road Trip discuss with La Ferme Chef Matthew Jensen how the segment of the show will be filmed. Jensen and La Ferme are being featured on the show for the “farm to fork” philosophy of using local food products. (Annie Harman | Echo Press)
La Ferme featured on TV
July 24, 2015 - 12:00am
Brandon farm fined for feedlot violations
July 24, 2015 - 12:00am
August 13, 2014
The Kevin and Ellen Roers family of Garfield was recently honored by the University of Minnesota as the 2014 Farm Family of the Year for Douglas County.
Contributed photo.
Roers family honored as 2014 Farm Family of the Year
August 13, 2014 - 12:00am
July 31, 2013
Organic Crop Improvement Association meeting set
July 31, 2013 - 12:00am
March 30, 2013
'Is Farming Your Future?' workshop offered in St. Cloud
March 30, 2013 - 9:08am
March 28, 2013
Franken meets with farmers on need to pass five-year Farm Bill
March 28, 2013 - 3:30pm
January 2, 2013
Gary Brever operates a Community Supported Agriculture organic farm near Parkers Prairie. (Contributed photo)
Owner of organic farm gets big honor
January 2, 2013 - 12:00am
December 12, 2012
Farming classes to be offered in Glenwood starting in January
December 12, 2012 - 12:00am
October 14, 2012
Ethanol industry pumps estimated $5 billion into state's economy
October 14, 2012 - 12:43pm
September 17, 2012
Pasture Profitability Field Day planned near Wadena
September 17, 2012 - 2:17pm
September 5, 2012
A flash mob erupted at the 2012 Douglas County Fair on August 18 to give credit to farmers in the area. (Photo courtesy of Douglas County Corn and Soybean Growers)play button
Fluorescent T-shirts and a giant corn cob: What was the deal with the fair's flash mob?
September 5, 2012 - 12:00am
April 15, 2012
Interest in farm to school builds as documentary is shown across Minnesota
April 15, 2012 - 12:11pm
February 26, 2011
Sustainable farming expert to speak in Fergus Falls Thursday
February 26, 2011 - 1:14am