Star Tribune | Kristen Leigh Painter | August 14, 2017 Schwan’s hopes to make a splash with first big prawn farm in landlocked fields. Read Full Article Here:
Le Center Leader | Ashley Murtha | Jul 29, 2017 A new regional jobs website makes finding jobs easier by using an online dating approach. “It’s like Indeed meets eHarmony,” Bridget Norland, director of marketing and communications at Greater Mankato Growth, said.
Below links to Al-Corn Clean Fuel’s Quarterly Newsletter, as well as a video outlining the benefits of the expansion and modernization project currently underway at the Claremont, MN facility.
Mankato Free Press | Kristine Goodrich | Jul 25, 2017 MANKATO — Teachers from across the state who came to south-central Minnesota got to watch calves being born, drive a tractor, tour a swine research center and more. The Minnesota Department of Agriculture held a tour of area farms, businesses and education facilities Monday and Tuesday for […]
Great innovation in the GreenSeam: By Beth Dooley Special to the Star Tribune | JANUARY 25, 2017 How can leafy lettuces, perky sprouts and fresh herbs be local in mid-winter? Even in the depths of this chilly season, vibrant local greens are growing. Along with the more familiar hydroponic method of cultivating greenhouse plants […]
Sioux City Journal | Tim Hynds | July 2, 2017 SANBORN, Iowa — “It was time” was the most succinct way Bruce Brockshus could say the Associated Milk Producers Inc. Plant in Sanborn needed to be updated. Brockshus sits on the New Ulm, Minnesota-based dairy cooperative’s board of directors and runs a 550-head dairy farm […]
Sioux Land News | by Lydia Knox | Monday, July 17th, 2017 SANBORN, Ia — When people think of Iowa they usually think of corn, maybe soybeans. But did you know it’s ranked 8th among the states for cheese production? Today in Sanborn, Associated Milk Producers Incorporated, or AMPI, celebrated the expansion of its cheese production […]
President Trump has nominated Steve Censky from Jackson, MN, the CEO of the American Soybean Association for the past 21 years, to be deputy secretary of agriculture. “Steve is a great leader and understands agriculture in the Midwest very well. Steve will be a great connection for us to USDA,” states Sam Ziegler, Director […]
By Brian Arola, Mankato Free Press – Jun 8, 2017 MANKATO — An agricultural and manufacturing workforce session attended by regional employers at South Central College Thursday promoted how the organizations can attract and retain new workers. Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Mankato, Minn. – The University of Minnesota Southeast Regional Sustainable Development Partnership has announced its support of the South Central Minnesota Grower’s Network hosted by Region Nine Development Commission. Their contribution to the network, along with the sponsorship of Southern Minnesota […]
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