Farmers

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July 09, 2019 - 10:46 am
Governor Walz says Minnesota farmers are appreciative of federal money they're receiving as compensation for income lost in the trade war with China, but they're also telling him that they'd rather sell their products. "I recognize this as a safety net, it's needed," Walz told Dave Lee on the WCCO...
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March 27, 2019 - 6:31 am
Minnesota farmers are having a hard time making ends meet with 34 percent of those surveyed in a recent poll reporting they lost money last year. The University of Minnesota Extension and Minnesota State tracked the past 23 years of data and found, after adjusting for inflation, Minnesota farms in...
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May 22, 2018 - 7:14 am
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota farmers have taken advantage of some of the best weather all season to catch up on spring planting after a late start due to the cold, wet spring. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Minnesota farmers had 5.7 days suitable for fieldwork last week, the most they'...
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