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Farming Funds Available Through EQIP

Practical Farmers of Iowa encourages farmers thinking of growing small grains in 2017 to consider applying for financial assistance through the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP). Practice 328: Extended Crop Rotations and practice 340: Cover Crops are both covered under EQIP. This funding could make it profitable for farmers to diversify their corn-soybean acres with […]

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Third Annual Clear Lake Community Farm to Fork Dinner Scheduled

The Clear Lake Local Foods Committee has partnered with local farmers and restaurants for the third annual Clear Lake ‘Harvest Moon’ Farm to Fork Community Dinner on Saturday, October 15th, 2016 at 6pm in the Opportunity Village greenhouse. There will be a social hour beginning at 6pm followed by the meal at 7pm. The four-course meal will feature […]

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Waldorf’s Thornton Powers to NSAA Offensive Player-of-the-Week Honors

Waldorf University women’s soccer player Brittney Thornton was named the North Star Athletic Association (NSAA) Offensive Player of the Week on Tuesday following last week’s record-setting performance. Thornton delivered five goals to record 10 total points while leading the Warriors (3-7) to a 5-0 victory over the University of Saint Mary (1-3-1) last Friday at Leavenworth, Kan. […]