Marshall Independenthttp://www.Marshallindependent.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 1 Apr 2015 05:25:46 EDTWed, 1 Apr 2015 05:25:46 EDT gardeners have quite a reach University of Minnesota Extension Master Gardener program is an internationally recognized volunteer program. It exists in all 50 states, in Canada and in the United Kingdo.Thu, 26 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTReuvekamp named executive director of MARL Reuvekamp has been named the executive director of the Minnesota Agriculture and Rural Leadership program at Southwest Minnesota State University.Thu, 26 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTShedding light on growing's much better to grow seedlings under fluorescent lights than to rely solely on natural light, even in a greenhouse.Thu, 19 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTHow do farmers survive a year without profits? contract bids for 2015 corn and soybeans are $3.50 and under $9.00 respectively. Farmer breakeven prices necessary to cover input costs and living expenses are in the $4.50 to $5.00 range for corn and $11.50 to $12.Thu, 19 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTWinter blues? Time to plant the seeds garden plants from seeds indoors can be an enjoyable project for any gardener. It's a relatively inexpensive way to grow a wide variety of plants.Thu, 5 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDT