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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Crosslake School: Enrollment exceeds 250, director says
Crosslaker Progress Report: Fundraising underway for loon center
Rollover crash injures semi driver
Crosslake: Council approves Lone Pine Beach land vacation
Pumpkin family event set
High School Volleyball: Warriors beat PRB to win Big Axe Tournament
High School Baseball: PR-B's Dinnel section coach of year
Danecdotes: Team chemistry resulting in success for Tigers
High School Football: Jorgens tallies 2 touchdowns in Patriots win
Tennis: Muller named MVP for Patriot tennis
Shelton E. Wright
John Alfred Knutson
Gary Ralph Lowell Nelson
Out of the Darkness Nisswa Walk
Eagles Nest Church to host spaghetti dinner
Faith: 'Onward, Christian Soldiers'
Senior Menus: Oct. 15-19, 2018
Card games: Oct. 1-5, 2018
From the Lefthand Corner: Women unite - at the ballot box
The Cracker Barrel: Enemy of progress?
Letter to the editor: Ready to make a difference
Letter to the editor: Loopholes for bullet holes?
Letter to the editor: Vote Brekken for commissioner
letters to the editor
Births: Oct. 14, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: Sept. 30, 2018
50th Wedding Anniversary
Minnesota Department of Agriculture
October 8, 2018
Minnesota farmer talks process of going organic; rebates for certification available through MDA
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—People are beginning to ask more and more questions about their food: How was it made or grown? Where did it come...
October 8, 2018 - 7:08am
September 5, 2018
Minnesota Wheat Council seeks area board of directors candidates
The Minnesota Wheat Research and Promotion Council is seeking candidates for three positions on its board of directors. Members of the Minnesota Wheat Research and Promotion Council are elected to direct Minnesota wheat checkoff dollars to benefit wheat producers.
September 5, 2018 - 9:30am
August 22, 2018
Agriculture department now taking AGRI grant applications
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is taking applications for the Agricultural Growth, Research and Innovation farm to school and farm to early care and education grants. The department will award up to $377,500 to eligible institutions to increase the use of Minnesota grown...
August 22, 2018 - 4:30am
May 30, 2018
Elections slated for Minnesota Wild Rice Council board
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture announced elections for the Minnesota Wild Rice Council Board of Directors. Terms expire for Thomas Godward (independent member) and Travis Duresky (at-large member) in September.
May 30, 2018 - 9:30am
March 19, 2018
Dayton proposes measure to reduce elevated nitrates in drinking water
ST. PAUL—Following 17 public meetings that engaged over 1,500 farmers, landowners and other Minnesotans in conversations across the state, Gov. Mark Dayton and Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson proposed a new groundwater protection measure. The proposal, which...
March 19, 2018 - 11:00am
December 27, 2017
Crow Wing County Board adopts fee schedules and policies
The Crow Wing County Extension Office will begin to proctor the annual commercial pesticide applicator certification test for those wanting to...
December 27, 2017 - 5:00am
December 20, 2017
Hotline available for farmers
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Department of Agriculture recently established a Farm and Rural Helpline, a resource Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, said could help those facing a variety of challenges in greater Minnesota. The MDA created the helpline as a one-stop shop of sorts for farmers...
December 20, 2017 - 4:30am
November 29, 2017
Farmers have more time for wolf grant applications
Minnesota farmers have an additional three weeks to apply for grant money to help prevent wolf attacks. Due to a late harvest keeping farmers in the fields longer than average, the Minnesota Department of Agriculture is extending the deadline for the Wolf-Livestock Conflict Prevention...
November 29, 2017 - 3:00am
June 22, 2017
Poison hemlock weed found in SE Minnesota, may be elsewhere
St. Paul - The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is warning residents about the dangers of poison hemlock (Conium maculatum), a toxic...
June 22, 2017 - 1:00pm
May 2, 2017
May Weed of the Month: Tree of Heaven
Tree of heaven (Ailanthus altissima) is a fast-growing, prolific seed producer that was listed in Minnesota as a Restricted Noxious Weed beginning...
May 2, 2017 - 11:20am
Weed of the Month: Baby's Breath
Last month we learned about how the cut-flower industry can be a pathway for new invasive plant introductions. A good example of a plant that...
March 2, 2017 - 9:52am
January 17, 2017
Bugs in your bungalow? Buyers of imported rustic log furniture should look for signs
ST. PAUL – The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) asks Minnesotans who may have bought rustic log furniture to look for signs of insect...
January 17, 2017 - 11:04am
April 9, 2015
Programs help farmers with livestock losses due to wolves, other situations
Help is available to Minnesota livestock producers for certain animal losses. That's the message from the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency (FSA). The two agencies have teamed up to explain state and federal programs...
April 9, 2015 - 3:22pm