Category: Farm News

Wild Rice Electric Reminds Farmers to Watch Out for Power Lines

Mahnomen, MN — As the snow melts off the fields and spring returns, farmers will be itching to get back into the fields. But whether you are planting corn, doing tillage work, fertilizing, or just doing work around the farmstead, Wild Rice Electric is asking area farmers to use caution and avoid power lines. Tommy…
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April 16, 2021 0

Farm and Field Show (4/15/21)

Listen back to interviews from this week’s Farm and Field Show. Listen live on Wednesday afternoons from 2-5pm on KRJB 106.5 FM for more information on the Farm and Field Show.


April 15, 2021 0

Norman County FSA Provides Update on CFAP-2 and ARP

Ada, MN — The Coronavirus Food Assistance Program 2, or CFAP 2, reopened earlier this month to assist producers of agricultural commodities marketed in 2020 who faced market disruptions due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Randy Tufton with the Norman County FSA says the program was opened up to more individuals not included in the earlier…
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April 14, 2021 0

Minnesota Corn Growers

Minnesota Corn commits $1 million to ethanol infrastructure grant program.Read more. Keep seed stewardship top-of-mind this planting season. Read more. 2021 MCGA Scholarship recipients announced. Read more. Stay Connected to Minnesota Corn. Read more. Minnesota Corn podcast:  Download the latest episode.


April 12, 2021 0

Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council.

Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council: Minnesota enters fourth year of B20 Collaborative checkoff partnership leads to sustainable soybean oil commitment from Goodyear The soybean checkoff at work


April 8, 2021 0

Minnesota Soybean Growers Association

Minnesota Soybean Growers Association: Back on the Range: Biodiesel Open to return in 2021 MSGA issues comment against Clean Cars Rule Promoting priorities: MSGA pushes forward during 2021 Hill Visits Redwood County farmers named ASA Young Leadershttps://mnsoybean.org/blog-msga/redwood-county-farmers-named-asa-young-leaders/


April 8, 2021 0

Farm and Field Show (4/8/21)

Listen back to interviews from this week’s Farm and Field Show. Listen live on Wednesday afternoons from 2-5pm on KRJB 106.5 FM for more information on the Farm and Field Show.


April 8, 2021 0

Dry Spring Comes with Pro’s & Con’s for Area Farmers

Ada, MN — Farmers are getting a good jump start on the 2021 season thanks to the dry conditions. During our first Farm and Field Show of the year yesterday, some growers already reported finishing up their barley and wheat planting and many others are working on fertilizing. Mike Nelson with West Central Ag Services…
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April 8, 2021 0

As Spring Planting Starts, Extension Office Encourage Farm Safety

Ada, MN — Spring planting is getting underway in the Red River Valley and that’s lead Norman-Polk County Extension Educator to reminder everyone, both farmers and everyone else, to be extra cautious and look out for each on the roadways. So far there have been two fatal farming related accidents in 2021 in Minnesota. Dufault…
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April 7, 2021 0

FSA Youth Loans

Ada, MN — Young persons looking to start or operate income-producing projects of modest size through their local 4-H, FFA, or other agricultural youth groups can finance their projects through the USDA Farm Service Agency Youth Loans. Gary Schommer with FSA says the Youth Loans are a great option for financing and an opportunity for…
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April 6, 2021 0