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JBS hog buyer retires after 45½ years

March 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — While growing up on a farm outside the tiny town of Myrtle, southeast of Albert Lea, Paul Schilling’s chores included helping with the family’s purebred Duroc hog operation. He showed hogs as a 4-H’er, participated on the genera…continue reading on dglobe.com

Barn fire kills 1,800 hogs

March 4, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

MORRIS A barn fire in western Minnesota on Saturday morning killed about 1,800 hogs and caused nearly $700,000 in property damage, the Morris Fire Department reported. Continue Reading

Lawyers say Fischer can vote on hog operation

April 25, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Davison County Commissioner was absent during key hearing on conditional use permit. Continue Reading

Davison County Commission delays decision on hogs

April 18, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Action on permit for large facility postponed until May 1.

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Hog fire in Bigelow

February 8, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Blaze erupts in the early hours of Wednesday
BIGELOW Hundreds of pigs were reportedly killed early Wednesday morning and two buildings destroyed in a hog confinement fire in rural Bigelow. Continue Reading

Gone Hog Wild this week in Lakefield

June 20, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

LAKEFIELD From meat to motorcycles, the appropriately-themed “Gone Hog Wild” Summerfest celebration hits Lakefield this week. Continue Reading