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May 24, 2014
Volunteers help Battle Lake farmer plant his crops after cow sends him to intensive care
May 24, 2014 - 2:34pm
April 30, 2014
Consumer pork prices could rise 12 percent on PEDv cases
April 30, 2014 - 10:34am
April 24, 2014
William and Elizabeth Schwartz, of New York Mills, were recently recognized as Emerging Leaders in their community.
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NY Mills couple named ‘Emerging Leaders’
April 24, 2014 - 11:17am
April 17, 2014
Ed Keil, who crop farms north of Perham, is one of many Minnesota farmers who saw a drop in revenues last year compared to the year before. Experts say that’s partly due to the big year most farmers had in 2012.
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A dramatic drop: Farm incomes dropped in 2013
April 17, 2014 - 11:08am
February 28, 2014
Farm Rescue adds haying assistance
February 28, 2014 - 10:27am
February 27, 2014
Lindsey got her first show heifer when she was in seventh grade. Now a senior, she has 14 animals in her herd, with six calves expected this spring.
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FFA student wins star award
February 27, 2014 - 3:46pm
February 5, 2014
Senate passes farm bill, sends it to Obama for expected signature
February 5, 2014 - 12:11pm
January 29, 2014
House passes farm bill; Senate vote expected next week
January 29, 2014 - 4:30pm
The barn along Third Avenue S.E. in Perham got a makeover recently, with bright red steel siding and white trim. Its new owner, Lakes Area Cooperative, is currently using it as a storage area. 
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New look for old fair barn
January 29, 2014 - 4:11pm
January 21, 2014
U.S. Rep. Peterson sanguine on dairy program
January 21, 2014 - 11:04am
January 19, 2014
Apply for livestock grants
January 19, 2014 - 3:36pm
January 9, 2014
The East Otter Tail Soil and Water Conservation District was recently presented with an appreciation award from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ Division of Ecological and Water Resources for its innovation and leadership in the protection of land and water resources.
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Local conservation district wins award
January 9, 2014 - 3:07pm
December 12, 2013
Local plot results are now online
December 12, 2013 - 2:53pm
November 15, 2013
Farm bill negotiations continue
November 15, 2013 - 9:53am
November 4, 2013
Peterson optimistic again for farm bill vote
November 4, 2013 - 3:49pm
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