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MDA announces 2016 Clean Water Fund research projects

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) has selected two projects to receive Clean Water Fund research contracts. Ten proposals, totaling $2.5 million in requested...

Seeking Alternatives to Antibiotics- An Animal Science Research Webinar Series

The Animal Science Committee of the National Pork Board is once again hosting their annual research webinar series.  The theme of this year's series...

New Legislation Would Stop WOTUS Rulemaking

  The Waters of the United States Regulatory Overreach Protection Act of 2014 (H.R. 5078), introduced by Rep. Steve Southerland (R-Fla.), has been approved by...

MDA grants available to add value to Minnesota agriculture products

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) anticipates awarding up to $1 million through the competitive Value Added Grant Program. Funding for the grants was...

IDEAg Announces New Farm Bureau Financial Services Media Center

The IDEAg Group, producer of the IDEAg Minnesota Farmfest and IDEAg Dakotafest, has announced the addition of the all-new Farm Bureau Financial Services Media...

Young Farmers Recognize Leaders at Minnesota Farm Bureau Leadership Conference

Nearly 250 Farm Bureau members from across the state attended the Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation (MFBF) Leadership Conference, January 22-23, at the Hilton Airport...

Minnesota Farm Bureau Leaders attend Day on the Hill

Over 60 Farm Bureau members from Minnesota met with legislators on April 7 during one of the four Farm Bureau Day on the Hills....

Stenzel and Petersen of Minnesota Named to 2016 FFA Star Finalists

David Stenzel of the United South Central FFA Chapter in Minnesota and Brett Petersen of the Kerkohoven Murdock Sunburg FFA Chapter in Minnesota are two of...

MFBF President Testifies Before House Agriculture Subcommittee

In testimony presented to the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management, MFBF President Kevin Paap...

Tyson Foods on Course for More Growth

  Executives from Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) today told investors at the Barclays Global Consumer Staples Conference that the company is producing higher, more...