What’s Happening

Ag Update with the MN Department of Agriculture

Commissioner Thom Petersen gave listeners an update on many different levels regarding agriculture in Minnesota. Issues remain in the slaughter facilities and therefore impacting farmers on the local level. Thom discusses that and more:  

April “A for Agriculture” Award Winner!

According to Sandy and Allison Wielenberg, “John is a shining example of the true spirit of someone in agriculture.” Listen to our interview with Stearns County farmer John Christen as he was announced as the […]

End of Session updates with local legislators

Rep. Paul Anderson   Rep. Jeanne Poppe

“On the Farm – In the Field” with KASM Radio

CHS lubricants expert Mimi Falkman joined KASM Radio to discuss the importance of prepping and maintaining machinery throughout the season:  

May Beef Month with Peter Bakken of Blac-X Farms

Bakken joined KASM to highlight May Beef Month. Blac-X Farms is located in SW Minnesota. The farm features a commercial cattle feeding operation, a cow/calf commercial Angus cow herd and raise and harvest their own […]

Videos

RSS Minnesota News Network

  • Gopher WR/QB Green discusses social issues (AUDIO) June 5, 2020
    (Minneapolis, MN) — Golden Gopher wide receiver Seth Green of Woodbury has spent much of the past ten days trying to use his platform to educate and enlighten people on the struggles that African-Americans face. Green has taken part in some of the local protests in Minneapolis and has also used his social media platforms […]
    Minnesota News Network
  • NBA finalizing plans for postseason, Wolves season will be over June 5, 2020
    The NBA took a major step toward getting back on the court Thursday, with the league’s Board of Governors approving a 22-team format for restarting the league season next month at the Disney campus near Orlando, Florida. The vote was 29-1, with Portland casting the dissenting vote, said a person with knowledge of the situation. […]
    Minnesota News Network
  • Calls to action at George Floyd memorial service in Minneapolis June 4, 2020
    There were prayers and memories from family members at this afternoon’s memorial service in Minneapolis for George Floyd, but also a call to action from the Reverend Al Sharpton, who says there’s a difference between those calling for peace, and those calling for quiet. “Some of you all don’t want peace, you just want quiet,” […]
    Bill Werner
  • All police officers involved in George Floyd’s death now charged June 4, 2020
    Attorney General Keith Ellison says ex-Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin is now charged with second-degree murder in the death of George Floyd.  He was initially arrested for third-degree murder.  Ellison said the evidence against Chauvin supported stronger charges in the case.  Three other Minneapolis police officers involved in the death of Floyd are charged with […]
    Tasha Redel

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World Pork Expo 2018

World Pork Expo 2018

Dairy Discussion Forum 2018