St. Cloud man finds happiness, hope in growing tomatoes
August 11, 2016 ST. CLOUD (AP) — In a blink-and-you-miss-it plot of land just outside of downtown, the tomato whisperer of St. Cloud is standing in a forest of tomato plants. more »»
College program takes science to Minneapolis farmers markets
August 4, 2016 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minutes after looking at fruit through a microscope, elementary students Athena and Bear BlinSchauer were ecstatic. “It’s cool,” Athena said. more »»
Corn and soybean input costs: benchmark median, top 10 percent, bottom 10 percent and difference.
July 28, 2016 In 2014 and 2015 average total inputs costs divided by yields were higher than the average market price received by farmers in Minnesota who are part of the Adult Farm Management program. more »»
Nonprofit Good Acre helps small farmers boost bottom line
July 14, 2016 BIG LAKE (AP) — Lylee Vue farms about 4 acres of land near Big Lake She rents the land, where she grows everything from corn to potatoes to tomatoes to zucchini. more »»
Farm Rescue adds more services, eyes geographical expansion
July 7, 2016 BISMARCK, N.D. more »»
Drowned-out or hailed-out crops and prevented planting — what to do now?
June 30, 2016 By Lizabeth Stahl and David Nicolai Extension Educators - Crops The growing season of 2016 has gotten off to a challenging start for farmers in areas hit by significant rainfall or hail events. more »»
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