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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is hosting a series of public listening sessions on proposed revisions to the state’s Nitrogen Fertilizer Management Plan. The plan is a blueprint for prevention …

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    17 Sep 13
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    ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) – It looks like a good year to be an apple lover in Minnesota. Apple growers tell Minnesota Public Radio News they’re looking forward to an exceptional harvest. It would be welcome …

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    17 Sep 13
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s topsoil moisture has improved, thanks to recent rain. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says an average of 0.95 inch of rain fell statewide last week. Central Minnesota received the …

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    17 Sep 13
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    The Real Hope for Haiti Telethon is underway and we need your help. For donation information call 952-758-0474. Or you can drop off items Thursday and Friday at St. Wenceslaus School in New Prague or send …

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    22 Aug 13
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    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council has launched a new website to showcase cutting-edge research. The council says Mnsoybeanresearch.com features the latest in checkoff-funded research to provide Minnesota farmers with …

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    21 Aug 13
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    BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota beef producers vote in February on whether to double the state checkoff to $2 for every head sold to help elevate the image of beef. The state’s beef checkoff has …

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    21 Aug 13
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    KCHK’s Tom Graham addresses the crowd gathered for the Lexington Church Dedication Ceremony on Sunday Aug., 18th.  A plaque commemorating 100 years for the church was unveiled.  Tom is President of the Le Sueur County Pioneer Power …

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    20 Aug 13
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    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) – Craig Will has deal with plenty of unhappy customers since a new state tax on farm equipment repairs took effect July 1. Will works at Midwest Machinery in Sauk Rapids, …

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    19 Aug 13