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Dormant seeding

October 20, 2016 For over a month now I’ve been receiving questions that go something like this: “I know I missed the best time for seeding my lawn which is mid-August to mid-September. more »»


October 13, 2016 “You’re dead!” I exclaimed with glee, releasing the trigger and looking for another victim.  It was late in the day and I had about twenty minutes left in my tank. more »»

Fall is in the air — and on the branches

September 29, 2016 “O hushed October morning mild, Thy leaves have ripened to the fall; Tomorrow's wind, if it be wild, Should waste them all. The crows above the forest call; Tomorrow they may form and go. more »»

Church youth sowing the seeds of service

September 29, 2016 COLFAX, Ill. (AP) — Kids and dirt are a natural combination. Folks at Immanuel Lutheran Church of Colfax might say the same about kids and service. more »»

Mold and spiders

September 22, 2016 White mold is a plant disease caused by the fungus Sclerotinia sclerotiorum. This pathogen is capable of infecting over 400 plant species. more »»

MnDOT: Watch for farm equipment during harvest season; more than 400 crashes since 2013

September 22, 2016 Motorists traveling on Minnesota highways this fall need to be aware of large farm equipment transporting crops to markets, grain elevators and processing plants, according to the Minnesota... more »»

Ag Briefs

September 22, 2016 Supporters of animal rights ballot question raise $1. more »»

Soil tests

September 15, 2016 Soil tests can be no better than the sample. Therefore, proper collection of the soil sample is extremely important. To obtain a good soil sample, follow the directions below. more »»

What direction will 2017 farmland rents go?

September 15, 2016 By David Bau, Extension Educator University of Minnesota Extension Each year I put together tables listing actual farmland rental rates by county from Adult Farm Management Record. more »»

Ag Briefs

September 15, 2016 North Dakota hosts large African delegation at farm show FARGO, N.D. more »»

Landscape audits

September 8, 2016 According to Sam Bauer, U of M Extension educator, auditing irrigation systems is an important practice for maximizing water use efficiency in the home landscape. more »»

Milan farm carves blueberry niche

September 8, 2016 MILAN, Iowa (AP) — Drive south of Milan on Ridgewood Road and you’ll see lots of new homes with nicely mowed lawns and tidy flower beds. more »»

Soil Health Partnership hosts Sept. 15 event in Lake Wilson

September 8, 2016 A field day will dig into the subject of soil health with area farmers on Sept. 15. more »»

Oklahoma farms see agritourism industry grow

September 1, 2016 OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Andy Wooliver would prefer to not haul his crop of pumpkins from the field by hand this season. Fortunately, he knows a lot of customers are willing to pay to do it themselves. more »»

Soil Health Partnership hosts Sept. 15 event in Lake Wilson

September 1, 2016 A field day will dig into the subject of soil health with area farmers on Sept. 15. more »»

Company planning large wind farm pulls permit application

September 1, 2016 AVON, S.D. (AP) — A Dell Rapids-based company planning a 36,000-acre wind farm in Bon Homme and Charles Mix counties has pulled its application for a state permit. more »»

500 cows rustled from New Zealand farm

September 1, 2016 WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — How do you steal 500 cows? Probably not all at onc. more »»

Time for a raise

August 18, 2016 There are always ways to work around problems. more »»



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