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05/25/2016 - 11:17am
A rural Arlington man was killed by a falling tree Tuesday, May 24, at about 6:40 p.m., according to the Sibley County Sheriff's Office. The sheriff's office said Martin Ziesmer, 62, was attempting to herd cattle from a pasture with a four-wheeler because of the stormy weather when the tree fell on him. Rescue workers found him under the tree, and he was pronounced dead at the scene....
05/18/2016 - 9:55am
University of Minnesota Extension and USDA Farm Service Agency are hosting a Women in Agriculture seminar June 1 at the Willmar Regional Extension Office. The focus of this quarter’s seminar is farm transfer and estate planning. The day will give attendees the opportunity to learn and network with other women in agriculture in the region....
05/18/2016 - 9:54am
The Glencoe Junior Pioneers will be collecting jeans for donations to different organizations as a community service project. Jeans can be dropped off through June 3 at the boxes located in the Panther Field House, Glencoe Library and McLeod County Extension office. Any denim item can be donated including jeans, jackets, shirts and skirts and...
05/18/2016 - 9:54am
College students with an interest in serving as spokespersons for animal agriculture are urged to apply for the position of Minnesota State Fair 4-H Animal Science Speaking Up for Animal Agriculture Peer Mentor. Six positions are available. This program is sponsored by Minnesota 4-H and Minnesota Livestock Breeders Association. These positions...
05/18/2016 - 9:50am
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