Marshall Independenthttp://www.Marshallindependent.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 20 Dec 2014 23:07:43 EDTSat, 20 Dec 2014 23:07:43 EDT popcorn a gardener, I really enjoy reading the new catalogs that come out each year, and it seems that they come into our mailbox - whether it is your inbox or your paper mailbox - earlier and earlier every year.Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTAg and Extension briefs for local foods projects in southwest Minnesota Do you have an idea that improves food access and availability, and/or strengthens community food systems in southwest Minnesota? The University of Minnesota's Southwest Regional Sustainable...Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTTake care of that Xmas tree are some of us out there who insist on a real Christmas tree each year. When a Christmas tree is cut, more than half its weight is water. With proper care, you can maintain the quality of your tre.Thu, 11 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTAg and Extension briefs, Neb. (AP) - Regulators found five safety violations after a 23-year-old worker died earlier this year at Michael Foods Inc.'s operation in Wakefield.Thu, 11 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTLocal ag leaders in the news receive MFB Young Farmers and Ranchers Excellence in Agriculture Award Paul and Ruth Lanoue of Marshall in Lyon County captured top honors at the Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation (MFBF) Young Farmers and Ranchers (YF&R) Excellence in...Thu, 4 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDT