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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
May 14, 2015
Jim Ertl received the 2015 Outstanding Friend Award from the University of Minnesota CFANS Alumni Society
Rosemount's Jim Ertl receives honor
May 14, 2015 - 3:23pm
September 4, 2014
Sandi, Kevin and Greg Fox were honored as a Farm Family of the Year by the University of Minnesota Extension.
Fox family named Farm Family of the Year
September 4, 2014 - 11:40am
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