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Poised for the future: Ritchie sings state’s praises on second day of Worthington Bio Conference

April 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

WORTHINGTON ­â€” When Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie attended the World’s Fair back in 1963, he’d witnessed the future of technology — the ability to combine audio and video over the phone line.
He put that technology …continue reading on dglobe.com

POET VP speaks on renewable energy at Bio Conference

April 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

WORTHINGTON — Renewable energy was the main focus during Doug Berven’s presentation at the Worthington Bio Conference on Friday.
Berven, who has been with POET since 2003 and is now its vice president of corporate affairs, promotes cor…continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: Worthington has been going hog wild since 1928

April 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — That swine disease that is killing young pigs by the hundreds of thousands across America is affecting the economy of the local region. It was one year ago that scientists identified the disease. (Of course, they gave it a three-word …continue reading on dglobe.com

Feedlot raises concern in Evansville Township

April 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

A proposed feedlot project in Evansville Township is drawing fire from nearby residents.

Prairie Lakes Farm, LLC, is requesting a permit and variance for a new feedlot operation consisting of 996 animal units, beef cattle, near the intersection of…continue reading on echopress.com

15 dead horses discovered on Reading farm

March 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

READING — The Nobles County Attorney’s Office is investigating a case of animal neglect after the remains of 15 horses were discovered earlier this week on a farm west of Reading.

Nobles County Sheriff’s deputies were called late Tuesday afte…continue reading on dglobe.com

A tough winter: Climatologist speaks at Farmer Spring Break Conference

March 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

WORTHINGTON — If anyone needed confirmation that the winter of 2013-2014 would go down in history as one of the worst winters in a long time, Iowa State University Extension Climatologist Elwynn Taylor provided it.
Taylor, a keynote spea…continue reading on dglobe.com

A tough winter: Climatologist speaks at Farmer Spring Break Conference

March 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

WORTHINGTON — If anyone needed confirmation that the winter of 2013-2014 would go down in history as one of the worst winters in a long time, Iowa State University Extension Climatologist Elwynn Taylor provided it.
Taylor, a keynote spea…continue reading on dglobe.com

Letter: Biofuel concerns aren’t justified

March 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Robert Moffitt, St. Paul

A recent article about how Bemidji’s school buses perform during this winter’s harsh weather raised some concerns about biodiesel, and the state’s plans to increase the required biodiesel blend from the current 5-…continue reading on dglobe.com

Taylor considering run for ag commissioner

February 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – A cattle rancher and former state senator who made an unsuccessful bid for governor in 2012 is considering a run for state agriculture commissioner, a job currently held by a Republican who faces a challenge for the GOP endorsement.

D…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Taylor considering run for ag commissioner

February 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – A cattle rancher and former state senator who made an unsuccessful bid for governor in 2012 is considering a run for state agriculture commissioner, a job currently held by a Republican who faces a challenge for the GOP endorsement.

D…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com