The other oil boom — Future Hallock canola plant sparks economy in northwest Minnesota

May 22, 2011 at 6:50 am in DL-Online

Big rigs. Big money. Jobs aplenty. Scarce housing. A woeful region revitalized by oil. In many ways, the northwest corner of Minnesota has the feel of western North Dakota. However, the oil driving this revival is not crude. It’s canola. Continue Reading