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Dairy farmers eligible for pandemic-related assistance

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says help is on the way for dairy…

Sanderson Farms Sells

With the price of chicken soaring, third-largest poultry producer in the U.S. is being bought for $4.53…

Minnesota Field Day to Focus on Growing Regionally Adapted Seed in the Midwest

Port Townsend, WA – Organic Seed Alliance (OSA) will co-host a field day at Riverbend Farm in Delano…

Klobuchar, Smith Announce Federal Disaster Relief for Producers in 18 Minnesota Counties Hit Hard by Drought

WASHINGTON — U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Tina Smith (D-MN) said U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack…

Organic Food Has Become A Mainstay

  Organic food once was viewed as a niche category for health nuts and hippies, but today…

MFU applauds President Biden’s action to break up big ag

ST. PAUL – Minnesota Farmers Union (MFU) President Gary Wertish today praised President Joe Biden for signing…

Beltrami farmer elected MSGA president

MANKATO –  After two years as vice president, Mike Skaug was named president of the Minnesota Soybean Growers…

Seed Grant Funding Available for Minnesota Clean Energy Projects

Do you and your community need funding to get a clean energy project off the ground? The…

Biofuels, broadband and beginning farmer priorities adopted by Minnesota Legislature

The 2021 Minnesota Legislative session ushered in several priorities that Minnesota Farmers Union (MFU) advocated including funding…

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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A sharply divided Iowa Supreme Court has stopped a lawsuit challenging the…



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