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    New Dirt on Palmer Amaranth

    Aug 17, 2017 04:47 PM

    How is it that Palmer amaranth—known for traveling across parts of 28 states via birds, livestock feed, equipment and conservation seed mixes—could show up in potting soil or flower seeds?There’s no for-sure answer yet but researchers are trying to figure it out, says Tom Peters this week in his Pest & Crop Report. He explains that a Minnesota homeowner had a plant with an “unusual flower structure” that resulted either from potting soil purchased at Walmart or flower seeds that came from China. The homeowner sent photos and a sample of the plant in question to the Minnesota Department of Agriculture for review.

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    A Tale of Two Crops: Minnesota is "Sweet Spot" in Corn Belt

    Aug 10, 2017 11:22 AM

    While Minnesota might not come close to having record-breaking corn and soybean yields in 2016, crop conditions are more solid than other areas in the Corn Belt.

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    Minnesota Crop Tour Preview

    Aug 08, 2017 03:22 PM

    The Farm Journal Crop Tour is less than two weeks away, and scouts are keeping an eye on Minnesota.

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    Minnesota Farmers Balance Environment and Budgets

    Jul 31, 2017 10:02 AM

    Farmers in Minnesota are working to balance heightened expectations for environmental stewardship and the day-to-day challenges of operating a farm.

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    Minnesota Investigating Weed Killer After Farmers Complain

    Jul 20, 2017 06:20 PM

    The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is investigating about two dozen complaints from farmers about a weed killer used on genetically modified soybean fields that can tolerate the herbicide.

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    Wet Fields Mean More Planting Delays for Minnesota Farmers

    May 02, 2017 06:53 PM

    Planting is running behind schedule in Minnesota after wet and cold weather hit the state.

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    2017 Plant Preview: Weather Favors Early Planting in Upper Midwest

    Mar 28, 2017 07:00 AM

    If weather stays on track, farmers in the north can expect to get planting started earlier, which could lead to more opportunities for corn acres in some states. 

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