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MDA: Emerald Ash Borer Confirmed In Wash. Co.

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Washington County has become the 11th Minnesota county to confirm the presence of the emerald ash borer.

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture announced Thursday that the invasive species was found in a survey trap at MnDOT’s St. 115 more words


Minnesota Farmers Make Big Gains In Soybean, Beet Harvests

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota farmers were able to harvest more than one-third of their soybean and sugar beet crops during an ideal week for fieldwork. 122 more words


Authorities Looking For Meat Thief In Prior Lake

PRIOR LAKE, Minn. (WCCO) — We’ve been reporting for several years on meat prices going up.  Now, it seems some thieves are capitalizing on those prices. 393 more words


Emerald Ash Borer Find Confirmed In Scott County

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Emerald ash borer has spread to another Minnesota county.

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture on Tuesday confirmed an emerald ash borer infestation in Scott County. 119 more words


Minnesota Takes Slow Route On Hemp, Frustrating Some Farmers

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Farmers anxious to grow hemp as part of a newly authorized Minnesota pilot project are expressing frustration after being told by state regulators that chance won’t come soon. 522 more words


Area farmers gather to teach folks about agriculture

BLOOMING PRAIRIE, Minn. – Farmers and other residents from all over the area came together in Blooming Prairie Monday.

The Southern Minnesota Land Use Expo took place from 10 a.m. 182 more words