Dado Finishes in Top 16 at National Discussion Meet
University of Minnesota student Trent Dado finished in the top 16 at the National Young Farmer & Rancher Discussion Meet.
Grain Markets Closed Today For Washingtons's Birthday
The grain markets closed Friday at the normal time and will be closed until the overnight session this evening.
Crop Insurance Deadline is March 15
The deadline for purchasing or changing your crop insurance is March 15, 2018.
This Is National FFA Week
FFA members from area Chapters are celebrating National FFA Week.
Don't Forget to Sign Up For the Farm Bill
Under the current provisions of the Farm Bill farmers have to sign up or enroll each year.
Workshop On Soil Health
The University of Minnesota Extension Service will be hosting a workshop on soil health at the Heintz Center in Rochester on February 28, 2018.
2018 Century Farm Applications
Applications are now available for the Century Farm Program on the Minnesota State Fair Web Site.
Winter Dairy Series
The final Winter Dairy Series seminar of the year will be on Monday March 12, 2018 in New Prague beginning at noon.
199A Tax Glitch Not Fixed Yet
The 199A tax glitch giving farmers big tax advantages by selling their grain to Coop Elevators instead of private elevators has not been fixed yet.
AM Minnesota Today Biodiesel
Biodiesel will be the topic on today's AM Minnesota Program and my guest will be Mike Youngerberg with the Minnesota Soybean Growers.
Corn and Soybeans About Unchanged Last Week
Corn and soybeans closed about unchanged last week even with the USDA Supply Demand Report.
MN Soybean Farmers In Chile.
Ten Minnesota soybean farmers finished the first leg of their See For Yourself mission to Chile.
Tell Your Conservation Story
The Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council is asking soybean farmers to tell their conservation story.
Local Company Received A National Award From The BQA
Central Livestock headquartered in South St. Paul was selected as the National Marketer Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) award winner for 2018.
2018 Southern Wheat Workshop
The Minnesota Association of Wheat Growers will be sponsoring a wheat workshop in New Prague.
Rice and Steele Countie's Crops Day
The annual Rice and Steele Counties' Crops Day will be on Tuesday February 27, 2018 in the 4-H Building on the Rice County Fairgrounds in Faribault.
AM Minnesota Today American Lung Association
My guest on today's AM Minnesota program will be Robert Moffitt with the American Lung Association of Minnesota.
Kymn Anderson Day in Faribault
Faribault Mayor Kevin Voraeck read a proclamation declaring Saturday February 3, 2018 Kymn Anderson Day in Faribault.
Corn Higher Beans Lower Last Week
It was a quiet week in corn last week but beans saw a fair amount of pressure.
The current drought monitor indicates the dryness is expanding and intensifying.