Category: Did You Know

Northern Minnesota Robotics Conference teaches children about STEM

BEMIDJI, MN—Jesse Frost, the president of the Northern Minnesota Robotics Conference and a teacher at Cass Lake-Bena, talks about the Conference and its support of science, technology, engineering and math–or STEM. Enbridge Energy is the primary lead sponsor for the Northern Minnesota Robotics Conference.


July 27, 2022 0

Northern Minnesota Robotics Conference adds truck for travelling to events

BEMIDJI, MN—The Northern Minnesota Robotics Conference has a new way to show how it teaches science, technology, engineering and math–or STEM. It’s a truck that will carry the Conference’s trailer around the region. Matt Wendland, the assistant coach of the Cass Lake-Bena robotics team, talks about the new truck.


July 27, 2022 0

Federal Dam Fire Dept. helped by Enbridge Energy

FEDERAL DAM, MN—R&J Broadcasting’s Joe Lancello spoke with Federal Dam Fire Chief Kenny Raines about how Enbridge Energy has helped his fire department.


July 26, 2022 0

MN Corn Growers June Update

Grassroots in action: Engaging MN youth  Last month, local farmers helped Dassel-Cokato students learn about the versatile corn plant. Read more Variable conditions challenge farmers Corn planting has progressed slowly this year, with 82% completed as of Sunday. Read more Latest edition of Corn Talk is available Corn Talk is the official publication of the Minnesota Corn…
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June 1, 2022 0

MN Corn Growers May Update

Chemistry from corn The Minnesota Corn-supported Center for Sustainable Polymers develops the next generation of corn-based polymers. Read more Growers reminded of treated-seed BMPs The BeSure! campaign encourages safe and responsible use of crop- protection products. Read more Urge USDA to help ensure fair markets NCGA call to action asks farmers to share stories about rising input…
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May 12, 2022 0

R&J Agriculture Corner – Winter Wheat, Barley, & Durum

Dr. Jochum Wiersma, University of Minnesota Extension Small Grain Specialist, talks about the potential for winter wheat, barley, or durum production in the Red River Valley. There are some issues that may impact growing these cereal grains but there may be some advantages.


April 19, 2022 0

Northern MN Robotics Conference Purchases Competition Field

The Northern Minnesota Robotics Conference (NMRC) purchases a robotics competition field to be deployed across Northern Minnesota and Eastern North Dakota. There are many different challenges that HS Robotics teams in our region face annually. One of the largest of these is geographic isolation compared to their peers in central Minnesota. The NMRC covers more…
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April 19, 2022 0

American Soybean Association eBean News April/May

Soy Exciting! “Doing Good Through U.S. Soy” Premieres on America’s Heartland The American Soybean Association and the United Soybean Board are sharing soy’s story so people hear it, see it and are moved by it. Yesterday, after a much-anticipated wait, the all-soy episode of America’s Heartland titled “Doing Good Through U.S. Soy” debuted on RFD-TV.…
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April 15, 2022 0