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October 19, 2017
County crafting buffer compliance rules
October 19, 2017 - 11:08am
October 14, 2017
Farmers beating Nov. 1 buffer deadline
October 14, 2017 - 4:25pm
October 5, 2017
Executive Director John Jaschke of the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources announces Thursday, Oct.5, 2017, that 94 percent of farmers required to meet a Nov. 1 deadline to install buffers already have done so. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Many farmers comply with controversial buffer law
October 5, 2017 - 5:29pm
June 20, 2017
Craig Haseman, an Evansville farmer, stands in the buffer strip already in place on his land. Lake Amos is on one side and his soybean field is on the other side. (Echo Press file photo)
County getting state aid to enforce buffer law
June 20, 2017 - 4:11pm
May 31, 2017
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt, left, and Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka tell reporters Tuesday night, May 31, 2017, that they think the governor's veto of legislative funding is unconstitutional. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton signs budget bills, but no money for Legislature
May 31, 2017 - 7:14am
May 15, 2017
Dayton aide: 'I fell short' on ag comments
May 15, 2017 - 9:10pm
April 18, 2017
A crowd gathers Tuesday, April 18, 2017, to support Minnesota House Minority Leader Melissa Hortman. They rallied to back her comments about white male lawmakers not listening to women of color. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota governor expects GOP transportation plan to win
April 18, 2017 - 5:57pm
April 7, 2017
Letter: Lessons from the Civil War
April 7, 2017 - 5:17pm
March 29, 2017
Minnesota state Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer of Big Lake says on Wednesday, March 29, 2017, a bill from her committee helps fund new election equipment. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Republicans want to delay, change vegetative buffers around Minnesota waters; Dayton says no way
March 29, 2017 - 9:07pm
November 25, 2016
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Anderson to lead ag policy committee
November 25, 2016 - 7:00am
September 7, 2016
The DNR's website has an interactive map for landowners to use to see if a buffer is required on their land.
Buffers now set in law, farmers making effort to comply
September 7, 2016 - 12:00am
August 31, 2016
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton asks on Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016, for all Minnesotans to sign a pledge to protect the state's water. He made the request next to a fish pond at the Minnesota State Fair. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Farmers frustrated with Dayton communications
August 31, 2016 - 4:19pm
May 25, 2016
Working buffers for water quality
May 25, 2016 - 12:00am
May 18, 2016
Phosphorus, buffers and water quality on the ground
May 18, 2016 - 12:00am
April 20, 2016
Minnesota state Sen. Torrey Westrom of Elbow Lake on Thursday, April  14 urges fellow senators to give landowners more time to install buffer strips. His attempt failed. (Don Davis | Forum News Service)
Senate votes to eliminate buffer confusion
April 20, 2016 - 12:00am
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