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November 25, 2015
Outdoor Classroom ideas focus on ag education
November 25, 2015 - 9:12am
October 30, 2015
Within two years of the GMO seed's launch in 2008, they were used in almost every U.S. beet farm, boosting yields to record highs and slashing herbicide costs. For most beet farmers, returning to conventional seeds is inconceivable.
INSIGHT: GMO backlash threatens beet farmers as foodmakers swap sugars
October 30, 2015 - 9:49am
October 11, 2015
Potatoes are harvested near Park Rapids as RDO conducted a tour showcasing sustainability practices. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
RDO showcases sustainability practices during farming tour
October 11, 2015 - 12:54pm
June 22, 2015
Potato giant defends company's land stewardship in water permit flap
June 22, 2015 - 9:43am
May 13, 2015
Federal crop insurance forms due by June 1
May 13, 2015 - 11:08am
May 4, 2015
A quartet of lambs were welcomed by Frank and Debra Vogeltanz at Sheep Haven Farm. (Jean Ruzicka / Enterprise)
Three Stooges - and ewe - arrive in Laporte
May 4, 2015 - 11:25am
April 20, 2015
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AgweekTV: Minnesota farmer adds value to his grain by opening distillery
April 20, 2015 - 6:00am
April 11, 2015
Allan Wendt is one of two dairy farmers in his area around Height of Land Township — an area where there was once several. He says he expects to lose as much money this year as he made last year during a record-high year. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
Dairy farmers struggling through hard times
April 11, 2015 - 9:53am
April 4, 2015
Gregg Malm spreads manure on a corn stubble field southeast of Park Rapids in preparation for spring planting. With dry fields and current weather conditions, field work will increase as area farmers are likely to be planting in the next couple weeks. (Kevin Cederstrom / Enterprise)
Farmers early in the fields to prep for spring
April 4, 2015 - 2:09pm
March 21, 2015
DNR to hold groundwater meeting
March 21, 2015 - 1:31pm
Fourth-graders from Century School ask questions and look over a RoGater as Tyler White from Cenex Harvest States in Park Rapids talks to the group during Ag Day at the school on Tuesday. (Kevin Cederstrom / Enterprise)
4th graders see Ag in the Classroom
March 21, 2015 - 1:16pm
March 20, 2015
Abby Maasz lead a herd of dairy cattle into the milking barn on Thursday afternoon at the Hoffman farm in rural New Ulm, Minn. Dairy prices in the state are falling, causing some concern for dairy farmers. Credit: Jackson Forderer for MPR News
Milk price drop has Minnesota dairy farmers worried
March 20, 2015 - 10:03am
February 7, 2015
Active piling and burning of forest debris just northeast of Badoura Nursery in Badoura Township on Feb. 4. The township is in Hubbard County east of Park Rapids. (Photo courtesy of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources).
DNR halts pine to farmland conversion
February 7, 2015 - 4:43pm