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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
April 22, 2014
Ryan Veldhuizen of Edgerton, Minn., whose family is in the hog and crop business, is one of six subjects in a nationally-released film “Farmland,” directed by James Moll and underwritten by the U.S. Farm and Ranch Alliance, an organization of commodity and agribusiness companies. (Agweek/PHOTO COURTESY OF Ketchum public relations firm)
Minnesota farm featured in ‘Farmland’ documentary
April 22, 2014 - 8:05am
December 7, 2013
Reason for vanishing bees remains mystery, ag official says
December 7, 2013 - 2:39pm
November 5, 2013
Badger farmer to pick turkeys for White House pardoning ceremony
November 5, 2013 - 7:01am
Crystal Sugar warns growers about big cut in payments
November 5, 2013 - 6:49am
October 16, 2013
Jerry Breid unloads a hopper full of soybeans into a wagon as his wife, Marlys, looks on. The Breids were harvesting a 140-acre field just west of Wadena on State Highway 29. (Brian Hansel / DL Newspapers)
Mother Nature making harvest difficult for some growers
October 16, 2013 - 7:38am
August 7, 2013
An after-swarm that took up housekeeping in a chickadee house is removed. (Brett Kent / For the Enterprise)
Beehive: Rescuing and relocating an after-swarm
August 7, 2013 - 1:04pm
June 23, 2013
Ron Offutt
Offutt key player in lawsuit claiming potato price-fixing
June 23, 2013 - 1:26pm
May 30, 2013
Christi Offutt, chief executive officer of RDO Equipment Co., was keynote speaker at a May 10, 2013, in a luncheon series in the Lorentzsen Center for Faith and Work in the Barry Auditorium of the R.D. Offutt School of Business at Concordia College in Moorhead. The center is named for her father, a Concordia graduate and a primary benefactor. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
RDO Equipment CEO reflects on 12-year cultural shift
May 30, 2013 - 3:42pm
May 29, 2013
Price of beef, other meats continues to climb
May 29, 2013 - 8:18am
Beekeeper Steve Ellis stands in a bee yard where about 1,300 hives wait to be placed in fields for summer honey production. Thousands of bees recently died, and Ellis blames neonicotinoid pesticides. Ellis expects his hives to be much less productive this year.
As bees perish, researchers search for causes and solutions
May 29, 2013 - 8:12am
May 11, 2013
A pilot flies across a field spraying pink-dyed water that will be tested for droplet size to ensure minimal drift. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Science used to test aerial sprayers
May 11, 2013 - 2:31pm