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Wheat harvest

We are finally done harvesting our 7th crop for 2016, spring wheat!!  The process of harvesting is slow for us, mainly because we are working with equipment that runs…but is old and a bit slower than newer machines and equipment.  315 more words

Agriculture

Minnesota Farmers Already Sowing Some Oats, Spring Wheat

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota farmers have sown some oats and spring wheat, but the U.S. Department of Agriculture says cool temperatures and precipitation have limited any planting in earnest so far. 114 more words

News

King Wheat 1859  

Minnesota’s first shipment of spring wheat is warmly received in Chicago–marking the start of an agricultural export that will become King in coming years. Production grows wildly as railroads connect farms to inland markets. 243 more words