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March 12, 2017
Brand Farms owner/operator Aaron Brand recently built a state-of-the-art chicken barn that will be home to around 3,000 birds. The barn has improved bird health and efficiency, allowing him to expand the egg business to wholesale suppliers. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Kim Ukura)
Free-range chickens to flock together in Farmington
March 12, 2017 - 8:00am
March 6, 2017
Crops Day will cover soils, irrigation, weeds and nitrogen management
March 6, 2017 - 5:30am
February 17, 2017
Minnesota Sen. Andrew Lang of Olivia receives congratulations from Sen. Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, on getting his first bill passed. The legislation funds a farmer loan program. David Oakes /  Minnesota Senate
Minnesota farm loan program wins approval in time for spring
February 17, 2017 - 2:00pm
February 2, 2017
Gov. Mark Dayton gets plenty of publicity every year when he shows off a Minnesota-gown turkey to the media, but farmes say they want more than a photo op from the state. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
MN farmers want state aid, more in policy than money
February 2, 2017 - 8:52am
January 4, 2017
Minnesota Farmers Union selects interim president
January 4, 2017 - 4:00pm
November 24, 2016
Jennie-O Turkey Store shares results bonus with employees
November 24, 2016 - 1:00pm
October 20, 2016
Taylor Watzel
Boy, 16, dies after sustaining injuries in SD farm accident
October 20, 2016 - 12:07pm
September 1, 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)
Does Gov. Dayton talk to farmers enough?
September 1, 2016 - 3:32pm
June 24, 2016
Abundant Vine grows from the ground up
June 24, 2016 - 4:30pm
June 9, 2016
Farmers’ market relocates to fairgrounds
June 9, 2016 - 5:59am
March 10, 2016
Annual crops day marks 10 years
March 10, 2016 - 9:20am
July 23, 2015
The Juenke family includes, from left, Bret and his wife Brittany with son Grady, Deb, John and Josh with wife Kristi and children Emily and Jack.
Juenkes are Farm Family of the Year
July 23, 2015 - 9:30am
May 15, 2015
Meadowview Elementary students play a multiple-choice quiz game about corn during a recent assembly.
Ag learning grows in classroom
May 15, 2015 - 10:00am
May 1, 2015
Your weekend: Origin of Food event is Sunday
May 1, 2015 - 12:15pm
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