WILLMAR, Minn. – Brothers RJ and James Orsten have agreed to take us along through their winter farming season in Kandiyohi County!
WORTHINGTON, Minn. – “Pulling yourself up by your bootstraps” is an old phrase that Matt and Amanda Altman are making new again.
ASKOV, Minn. – David Becker put in a lot of hours on the road. As a longtime MnDOT chief road inspector, he had time to think about his registered Angus herd back home.
By saying “yes” to a dream – a dream that many may not have had the courage to pursue – Lance and Kelly Myrvik are now growing their sheep farm in Edmore, N.D. From being raised on his family’s farm, Lance said he felt the pull to return as an adult while the couple were living in Minnesota.
Stone Hearth Farm & Garden is ready to begin its third season as a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) farm.
Surprisingly good 2022 yields are being reported across many parts of Minnesota.
SLAYTON, Minn. – Just under a half-inch of rain fell in early November at Vos Farms.
Most youth who attend the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis, Ind., will not end up on the main stage receiving recognition for their hard work.
One thousand Minnesota FFA members – plus over 150 advisors, parents, and guests – traveled approximately 1,000 miles each to attend the 2022 National FFA Convention and Expo in Indianapolis, Ind., on Oct. 26-29.
Hylio continues to develop its “flying tractors,” and has worked at making its crop spraying drone, called the AgroDrone, easier to operate, more efficient, and less expensive than a row crop sprayer or plane.
Dr. Magan Lewis, equipment and automated field sensing lead from Bayer Crop Science, promotes the value of science to girls and women through mentorship.
With gasoline and natural gas prices already high, ag economists are watching closely for what might happen in the coming months if the U.S. enters a recession.
MANHATTAN, Kan. — A Kansas State University swine nutrition student is conducting research that focuses on potential alternatives to zinc oxide, a common ingredient in the diets of weaned pigs, in a project he says may contribute to the swine industry’s goal of improving the efficiency of po…
Farmers who are behind in paying back USDA farm loans may qualify for some loan forgiveness under the Inflation Reduction Act.
‘Twas the day post-Beef Expo, when all through the school,
The year was 1959.
SLAYTON, Minn. – Fields opened rapidly with the fast corn harvest in October.
NORTHFIELD, Minn. – Bruce Peterson figured the crew at Far-Gaze Farms had about 40 percent of their corn left to harvest.
RED LAKE FALLS, Minn. – As Thanksgiving draws near, everyone at Trinity Creek Ranch is thankful for the return of rain in 2022.
“Dung beetles are so important because they’re the recyclers.”
With small grain harvest mostly finished across the state, those who practiced mixed grain intercropping may now be looking at separating the two crops to earn two paychecks.
A carbon storing pilot program from the USDA’s Partnerships for Climate-Smart Commodities program would provide North Dakota and Minnesota producers, along with Arkansas and Virginia producers, funding for conservation projects.
A central Minnesota farmer, Tom Haag, is the new president of the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA).
Grocery store prices are at least 10 percent higher than a year ago. That’s quite an increase compared with 2010-20 when food prices only increased by 1.7 percent annually.
When consumers are looking for experiences rather than things, a visit to a pumpkin farm, an apple orchard, or a Christmas tree farm is a fun activity.