With field work just around the
corner, now is the time to evaluate decisions related to corn planting.
University of Minnesota research can help you make decisions such as
when to plant, what soil conditions to consider and how deep to plant.
A new attitudes assessment survey sponsored by the University of Minnesota Tourism Center reveals that a majority of the state's residents feel tourism is "very important" to the economy.
The price for hard red spring wheat
(HRSW) is discounted when protein content is low. After the disastrous
protein discounts many producers faced in 2009, there is keen interest
in avoiding them in 2010.
University of Minnesota Extension
announced today its coordinated system of online and phone answer
resources available for those with flood-related questions, both during
a flood emergency and while recovery efforts are underway.
A farmer facing liquidation or some
type of debt restructure may trigger a number of unintended income tax
consequences. Since debt restructuring and liquidations are on the rise
in Minnesota, it's a good time to look at what the tax rules mean to
farmers facing such situations.
Results from a recent USDA review
have returned with overall positive indications for Minnesota's bovine
tuberculosis (TB) program. The Minnesota Board of Animal Health, with
help from its partners, is working aggressively to again upgrade
Minnesota's bovine TB status levels.
A combination of climate
features--including a wet fall season and heavy, wet snowfalls all
winter--have elevated the risk of spring flooding on many Minnesota
watersheds. One obvious consequence of spring flooding in western and
southern Minnesota counties would be delayed field working conditions
in the agricultural landscape.